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Synonyms for fjord

a long narrow inlet of the sea between steep cliffs


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Heat from the fjord also heats up the bottom of the glacier, melting the underside, which allows them to slide more easily over the rough terrain on their otherwise slow and sluggish journey to the sea.
Fjord suggests that companies, moving forward, stop viewing digital and physical as two separate functions, and instead be inspired by technology to design experiences which fuse the two.
Fjord recently celebrated the four-year anniversary of its acquisition by Accenture Interactive.
Hydrographic records obtained from seasonal campaigns in the Martinez Channel (Perez-Santos et al, 2014) and the Puyuhuapi Fjord (Schneider et al, 2014) found that the greatest thickness of the MSAAW layer (50 m in the Martinez Channel and 90 m in the Puyuhuapi Fjord) occurred during autumn-winter and not during spring summer (20 m in the Martinez Channel and 50 m in Puyuhuapi Fjord), when the freshwater input is highest due to ice melt.
In this deep water near Helheim Glacier, our team, led by scientists Fiamma Straneo of Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and David Sutherland of the University of Oregon, assembled Sermilik Fjord Mooring No.
For example, seabirds and marine mammals forage the glacial fjords for food.
Norwegian ferry owners have been at the forefront of ship technology for many years, and seek environmentally friendly and reliable solutions for traveling in the Norwegian fjords and along the coastline.
And we were particularly fortunate to make the journey on a fantastically clear day, as the sunlight framed the fjord perfectly.
Boudicca will then spend time cruising through the peaceful waters of Naeroyfjord; the narrowest fjord in the world, stretching just 250 metres across, at certain points.
A research team, led by WHOI physical oceanographer Fiamma Straneo,iscovered warm, subtropical waters deep inside Sermilik Fjord at the base of Helheim Glacier in 2009.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-17 March 2010-Bergen Group wins EUR206m cruise ferries deal from Fjord Line(C)1994-2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
On the west side of Pipervika, the inner harbour of the Oslo fjord just ten minutes walk from the city centre, Tjuvholmen is the natural extension of Aker Brygge (AR August 1990), Niels Torp's memorable template for humane mixed-use development.
I knew I had struck gold when I discovered the Norwegian Fjord horse.
The Gerainger Fjord is gorgeous and unspoiled, its sides laced with waterfalls, its forests sprinkled with remote farmhouses, most of them long since abandoned.
MAGNIFICENT: the beautiful blue waters of a Norwegian fjord could be yours for just pounds 499