08:29 Dec 1, 2010
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German to English translations [PRO]
Science - Geography
German term or phrase: Quellaufbrüche
Text about the habitat of a dragonfly species:
... besiedelt klare Bergseen, die einen kalten Zufluss und/oder Quellaufbrüche und einen Abfluss haben.
Lesley Robertson M.A. Hons. Dip Trans IoLET
Local time: 08:21

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3 +1springs / spring-fed lakes
Lynda Hepburn

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springs / spring-fed lakes

Is this not merely referring to "spring-fed" lakes?

Example sentence(s):
  • Thus, both chironomid total densities and the contribution of Orthocladiinae larvae are significantly higher in spring-fed lakes, situated on a bedrock of recent origin

    Reference: http://www.entomology.umn.edu/midge/.../AbstractsXVChironomi...
Lynda Hepburn
United Kingdom
Local time: 07:21
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Native speaker of: English

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