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lake

 [lāk]
1. to undergo separation of hemoglobin from erythrocytes.
2. a circumscribed collection of fluid in a hollow or depressed cavity; see also lacuna.
lacrimal lake the triangular space at the medial angle of the eye, where the tears collect. See also lacrimal apparatus.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

lake

(lāk), [TA]
1. A small collection of fluid. Synonym(s): lacus [TA]
2. To cause blood plasma to become red as a result of the release of hemoglobin from the erythrocytes, such as when the latter are suspended in water.

See also: lacuna.
[A.S. lacu, fr. L. lacus, lake]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

lake

(lāk)
1. [TA] A small collection of fluid.
Synonym(s): lacus.
2. To cause blood plasma to turn red as a result of the release of hemoglobin from erythrocytes.
See also: lacuna
[A.S. lacu, fr. L. lacus, lake]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

lake

(lāk)
1. Small collection of fluid.
2. To cause blood plasma to become red as a result of hemoglobin release from erythrocytes.
[A.S. lacu, fr. L. lacus, lake]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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9.40 & 2.40: S Hayhoe (Loch); C Gill (Loch); R Thomson (Dullatur).
As creatures move through the loch, they leave tiny fragments of DNA through their skin, scales, feathers, fur, faeces and urine, which can be used to identify them.
Unusual items previously found in the loch include a 30ft long Loch Ness monster model discovered on the loch bed in 2016 during a sonar search by Kongsberg Maritime and supported by The Loch Ness Project and VisitScotland.
Scottish newspaper Inverness Courier in May  1933 told the story of a couple who allegedly saw the Loch Ness monster in the freshwater lake.
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One such is the Loch Ness Monster in Scotland, popularly known as Nessie.
See the spectacular scenery of Loch Fyne, wander the iconic Inveraray Castle, discover the wild and beautiful landscape of the Kintyre Peninsula, and visit the peaceful haven of the Isle of Bute.
DEVON LOCH'S failure to win the 1956 Grand National for the Queen Mother is regarded by many as the greatest hard-luck story in the history of racing, and more than half a century on the incident remains surrounded by myth and mystery.