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Bodensee

[bohd-n-zey] /ˈboʊd nˌzeɪ/
noun
1.
German name of Lake Constance.
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  • The Bodensee spread all beyond in a gray peace that seemed to bid the very leaves upon the trees to slumber.

    A Woman's Will Anne Warner
  • The Bodensee was maintained on the Friedrichshafen-Berlin route to experiment further in commercial air transport.

    Zeppelin Harry Vissering
  • Thanks also to Louis, the steamboat first ploughed German waters, a service being inaugurated under his auspices on the Bodensee.

    Lola Montez Edmund B. d'Auvergne
  • This request was willingly granted, the noble maiden gave up all her rich possession and left the island in the Bodensee.

    Legends of the Rhine Wilhelm Ruland
  • By that time the German Venice was well behind, and the train was skirting the southern shore of the Bodensee.

    A Woman's Will Anne Warner
  • Bodensee, another name for the Lake of Constance, well called the filter of the Rhine.

    The Nuttall Encyclopaedia Edited by Rev. James Wood
  • Let him walk silent by the shore of the Bodensee, by the ancient town of Constance; meditating on much.

    The French Revolution Thomas Carlyle
  • It was reported that she had been sent to Lindau on the Bodensee, thence to be conducted into Switzerland.

    Lola Montez Edmund B. d'Auvergne
  • Her idea just now is that we both need "change" and she wants me to go with her to Bregenz, on the Bodensee.

    The Whirlpool George Gissing
  • It was a gray and sulky Bodensee, full of little dull waves and a cold head wind that never changed its mind for a moment.

    A Voyage of Consolation Sara Jeannette Duncan
British Dictionary definitions for Bodensee

Bodensee

/ˈboːdənzeː/
noun
1.
the German name for (Lake) Constance
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