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anything short-lived, as an insect that lives only for a day in its winged form

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lasting a very short time

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Those working on the archaeological excavations maintain that the Cuddie Springs claypan (see Figure 2) is not a spring site, but part of a small ephemeral lake, and that ~3 m of fine-grained sediments found in the claypan centre are representative of the ~3 m of fine-grained sediments found by auger sampling across the lake floor (Dodson et al.
Both are ephemeral lakes - large, shallow depressions that sometimes fill with liquid.
Located about $50 kilometres southwest of Buenos Aires, Lake Epecuen is one of a series of ephemeral lakes that sit in depressions thought to have originally been created by a meteorite impact.
Stumble out the back door of the saloon onto the airstrip, where you can take a scenic flight over Lake Eyre, one of the world's largest ephemeral lakes and Australia's lowest point.