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lough

noun
chiefly Irish

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as in lake, loch

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The first known use of lough was in the 14th century

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“Lough.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lough. Accessed 28 Mar. 2020.

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