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Software

A computer program, or just software, is a collection of data or computer commands that tell the computer how to work. This is in contrast to the physical hardware on which the system is built, and actually performs work. In computer science and ...

                                               

Utility software

Utility is a software designed to help analyze, configure, optimize and maintain a computer. It is used to support computer infrastructure - in contrast to application software, which aims to directly perform tasks that benefit ordinary users. Ho ...

                                               

Device driver

In computing, a device driver is a computer program that manages and controls a particular type of device that is connected to the computer. The driver provides a software interface to devices, enabling operating systems and other computer progra ...

                                               

Lake

The lake is an area filled with water located in the basin surrounded by Land apart from any river or other outlet that serves to feed or drain the lake. Lakes lie on land and are not part of the ocean and therefore are distinct from lagoons, and ...

                                               

Pond

The pond is an area filled with water, natural or artificial, that is, less than in the lake. It may arise naturally in floodplains as part of a river system, or be somewhat isolated depressions. It may contain shallow water with marsh and aquati ...

                                               

River

The river is a natural flowing watercourse, swim in the ocean, sea, lake, or another river. In some cases a river flowing into the ground and at the end of its course is dry, reaching another body of water. Small rivers can be referred to using n ...

                                               

Gill (ravine)

Gills or digital television is a ravine or narrow valley in the North of England and in other parts of the United Kingdom. The word comes from the old Norse Gil. Examples include Dufton to the tree dungeon digital TV, Trollers Gill and trow digit ...

                                               

Hydrosphere

Hydrosphere-the combined mass of water on, UNDER and above the surface of the planet Earth, a minor planet or natural satellite. Although the Earths hydrosphere has been around for over 4 billion years, it continues to change in shape. This is ca ...

                                               

Terrain

Terrain or topography includes the vertical and horizontal dimensions of the earths surface. The term bathymetry is used to describe the underwater topography, while exploring hypsometry location relative to sea level. The Latin word "Terra" mean ...

                                               

List of highest mountains on Earth

There are at least 109 mountains with heights of over 7200 metres above sea level. The vast majority of these mountains are on the edge of the Indian and Eurasian continental plates. Only those summits are included that an objective measure can b ...

                                               

Summit

The summit is the point on the surface, which is higher than all points immediately adjacent to it. Topographic terms Acme, apex, peak, and "Zenith" are synonyms. Term the top of a mountain peak, typically used only on top of the mountain, which ...

                                               

Slope

In mathematics, the slope or gradient of a line is a number that describes the direction and steepness of a line. Slope is often denoted by the letter M, there is no clear answer to the question, why is the letter M used for slope, but also its e ...

                                               

Scarp

Fault scarp, the topographic expression of the faults attributed to the movements of the earth surface in result of movement along faults. Cliff, a significant vertical, or nearly vertical outcrops. The ledge, on a steep slope or long rock that o ...

                                               

Coyote Buttes

The coyote BUTTES section of the Paria Canyon-Vermilion Cliffs wilderness managed by the Bureau of land management, spanning extreme South Central Utah and North Central Arizona, South of us 89 halfway between Kanab, Utah and page, Arizona. It is ...

                                               

Mountain pass

Mountain pass is a navigable route through a mountain range or ridge. So many of the worlds mountain ranges have presented formidable obstacles to travel, passes have played a key role in trade, war, and people and animals and migration throughou ...

                                               

Charlotte Pass, New South Wales

Charlotte pass with a height of 1.837 meters, this place is a ski resort village in the snowy mountains of New South Wales, Australia. The pass is located in Kosciuszko National Park Kosciuszko road crosses kangaroo ridge. Charlotte pass is the c ...

                                               

Valley

The valley is a small area between hills or mountains, usually flowing through it. In Geology, a valley or Dale is a depression that is longer than wide. The terms U-shaped and V-shaped descriptive terms of geography to characterize the form of v ...

                                               

Glacier

A glacier is a persistent body of dense ice that is constantly moving under its own weight. A glacier forms where the accumulation of snow exceeds its ablation over many years, often centuries. Glaciers slowly deform and flow due to stresses indu ...

                                               

Moraine

Moraine is any glacial accumulation of unconsolidated glacial debris, what is happening currently and previously ice-covered areas on Earth, through geomorphological processes. Moraines are formed from the rubble earlier on the glacier, and, as a ...

                                               

Water

Water is inorganic, transparent, tasteless, odorless, and nearly colorless chemical which is the main component of the hydrosphere of the Earth and the fluids of living organisms. It is vital for all known forms of life, even though it provides n ...

                                               

Voda

Water is "water" in several Slavic languages. Often used in Eastern Europe geographical names: Dobra Voda Serb. (Добра-Вода Серб) Bela Voda BF. other applications in other languages. Water may also refer to: Vodka water. (Водку водой) Water, Kans ...

                                               

Water (classical element)

Water is one of the elements in ancient Greek philosophy, in the Asian Indian system Panchamahabhuta, and in the Chinese cosmological and physiological system Wu-Hsing. In contemporary esoteric traditions, it is commonly associated with qualities ...

                                               

Adriatic Sea

The Adriatic Sea is a body of water separating the Italian Peninsula from the Balkan peninsula. The Adriatic is the northernmost arm of the Mediterranean Sea, extending from the Strait of Otranto to the northwest and the Po Valley. The countries ...

                                               

Sea of Azov

The sea of Azov is a sea in Eastern Europe linked to the Black sea via the narrow Strait of Kerch, and is sometimes seen as a continuation of the Northern part of the Black sea. Sea bounded on the North-West of Ukraine, in the South-East of Russi ...

                                               

Sea of Åland

The åland sea is a pond in the southern part of the Gulf of Bothnia, between the åland Islands and Sweden. It connects the Gulf of Bothnia Baltic sea proper. The sea is often choppy. The narrowest part is called the South Kvarken. Trench runs at ...

                                               

Andaman Sea

The Andaman sea is a marginal sea in the North-Eastern part of the Indian ocean, limited to the coastline of Myanmar and Thailand along the Gulf of Martaban and the Western part of the Malay Peninsula and is separated from Bay of Bengal West of t ...

                                               

Arabian Sea

The Arabian sea is a region of the Northern Indian ocean to the North it borders with Pakistan and Iran, on the West by the Gulf of Aden, and Guardafui channel and the Arabian Peninsula, South-East, Laccadive sea, South-West Somalia sea and East ...

                                               

Aral Sea

The Aral sea was beautiful and the largest lake lying between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan. The name roughly translates as "sea of Islands", referring to over 1.100 Islands that dotted its waters, the Turkic languages and the Mongolian languages of ...

                                               

Arafura Sea

International hydrographic organization IHO defines the Arafura sea as one of the waters of the East Indian archipelago. The IHO defines its limits as follows: North. The South-Eastern boundary of the sea keram. In the East. The South-West coast ...

                                               

Argentine Sea

The Argentine sea is the name for the sea within the continental shelf with Argentina. It lacks international recognition, but symbolically important in Argentina to strengthen the national unity of the country behind Argentina Grande, in an area ...

                                               

Archipelago Sea

The archipelago sea part of the Baltic sea between the Gulf of Bothnia, Finnish Gulf and the Sea of åland, within Finnish territorial waters. By some definitions it contains the largest archipelago in the world by number of Islands, although many ...

                                               

Indian Ocean

The Indian ocean is the third largest of the oceanic divisions of the worlds, covering 70.560.000 km 2, or 19.8% of the water on the Earths surface. It borders Asia to the North, Africa to the West, Australia and the East. To the South it is wash ...

                                               

Balearic Sea

The Balearic sea is a body of water in the Mediterranean, from the Balearic Islands. It should not be confused with Alborosie the sea or the Iberian shelf. The Ebro river flows into this Small sea.

                                               

Baltic Sea

The Baltic sea is a Mediterranean sea of the Atlantic ocean, surrounded by Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Sweden, North-Eastern Germany, Poland, Russia and North and Central European plain. The sea extends from 53°N. lat. to 66°N. ...

                                               

Barents Sea

The Barents sea-a marginal sea of the Arctic ocean, located off the North coast of Norway and Russia, and is divided between Norwegian and Russian territorial waters. Well-known among Russians in the Middle ages as the Murman sea, the modern name ...

                                               

White Sea

The white sea is a southern inlet of the Barents sea located on the Northwest coast of Russia. It is surrounded by Karelia to the West, on the Kola Peninsula to the North, and the Kanin Peninsula to the northeast. All White sea is under Russian s ...

                                               

Bering Sea

The Bering sea is a marginal sea of the Pacific ocean. It forms, together with the Bering Strait, the border between the Land of Eurasia and America. It comprises a deep water basin which then rises through a narrow slope into the shallower water ...

                                               

South Aral Sea

In the southern part of the Aral sea was a lake in the basin of the former Aral sea which formed in 1987, when the body is divided into two parts, due to the diversion of tributary rivers for agriculture. In 2003 the South Aral sea itself split i ...

                                               

Wadden Sea

The Wadden sea zeː", German: Wattenmeer, low German: Wattensee or Waddenzee, Danish: Vadehavet, Frisian: Waadsee, North Frisian: Di Heef) is an intertidal zone in the southeastern part of the North sea. It is located between the North-Western coa ...

                                               

Ionian Sea

The Ionian sea is an elongated Bay of the Mediterranean sea. It is connected with the Adriatic sea to the North and bordered by southern Italy including Calabria, Sicily and the Salento Peninsula to the West, southern Albania to the North and Wes ...

                                               

Irish Sea

The Irish sea separates the Islands of Ireland and Britain, associated with the Celtic sea to the South St Georges channel, and on the inner sea off the West coast of Scotland in the North of the North channel, also known as the Straits of Moyle. ...

                                               

Caribbean Sea

The Caribbean is the American Mediterranean sea from the Atlantic ocean in the tropics of the Western hemisphere. It is bordered by Mexico and Central America in the West and South-West, to the North of the greater Antilles starting with Cuba, to ...

                                               

Kara Sea

The Kara sea is part of the Arctic ocean North of Siberia. It is separated from the Barents sea to the West from the Kara Strait, Novaya Zemlya, and the Laptev sea to the East of the Severnaya Zemlya archipelago. It is named for the Kara river, w ...

                                               

Caspian Sea

The Caspian sea is the worlds largest inland body of water, different are classified as the worlds largest lake or a full-fledged sea. This endorheic basin located at the crossroads of Europe and Asia, East of the Caucasus mountains and West of t ...

                                               

Celtic Sea

The Celtic sea is the area of the Atlantic ocean off the southern coast of Ireland on the East by the Saint-Georges channel, other limits include the Bristol channel, the English channel and the Bay of Biscay and adjacent areas of Wales, Cornwall ...

                                               

Coral Sea

The coral sea is a marginal sea of the Pacific ocean off the northeastern coast of Australia, and classified as an interim Australian bioregion. In the coral sea stretches 2.000 kilometers along the Australian northeast coast. The sea was the pla ...

                                               

Red Sea

The red sea is a seawater inlet of the Indian ocean, lying between Africa and Asia. Out in the ocean in the South through the Bab El-Mandeb Strait and the Gulf of Aden. To the North are the Sinai Peninsula, in the Gulf of Aqaba and Gulf of Suez. ...

                                               

Sea of Crete

The sea of Crete and the Cretan sea Aegean sea, located in its southern tip. The sea stretches to the North of the island of Crete, to the East of the island of Kythira and Antikythera, South of the Cycladic Islands and to the West of the Dodecan ...

                                               

Laccadive Sea

The laccadive sea or Lakshamandeep sea body of water bordering India, Maldives and Sri Lanka. It is located in the South-West of Karnataka, to the West of Kerala and South Tamil Nadu. Sea thats warm and stable water temperatures throughout the ye ...

                                               

Levantine Sea

The Levantine sea is bordered by Turkey in the North of Syria, Lebanon, Israel and Gaza in the East, Egypt to the South and the Aegean sea in the North-West. The Western border to the open Mediterranean sea, also called the Libyan sea is defined ...

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