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Definition of dry creek

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Definition as written by Zanymuse:

An arrangement of stones and rocks that imitates the look of a stream bed although no water is present. A dry creek is a waterless water feature and gives the impression of flowing water.

Definition as written by Terry:

A dry creek is sometimes constructed for beauty as well to direct water runoff following heavy rains. When it serves this dual purpose, it may also be referred to as a swale

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