LAKE THE OZARKS

Ozarks

[oh-zahrks]
noun
a recreational lake in S central Missouri, created by a 1931 dam on the Osage River. 93 sq. mi. (242 sq. km).
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Ozark
mountains of southcentral United States, from Fr. aux Arcs, short for aux Arkansas "to the Arkansas (Indians)," who once inhabited that region. See Arkansas.
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