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SEICHE (Fr. seche, fem. of sec, dry)

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Originally appearing in Volume V24, Page 586 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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SEICHE (Fr. seche, fem. of sec, dry), in limnology, an irregular fluctuation of the water-level of lakes, first observed and so named in Switzerland. (See LAKE, and GENEVA.)
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