Great Salt Lake

Great Salt Lake

noun
a shallow salt lake in NW Utah. 2300 sq. mi. (5950 sq. km); 80 miles (130 km) long; maximum depth 60 feet (18 meters).
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Great Salt Lake
 
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a shallow salt lake in NW Utah, in the Great Basin at an altitude of 1260 m (4200 ft): the area has fluctuated from less than 2500 sq km (1000 sq miles) to over 5000 sq km (2000 sq miles)

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Great Salt Lake definition


Shallow body of salt water in northwestern Utah.

Note: Largest body of salt water in North America.
Note: Salt Lake City is near the Great Salt Lake.
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