[tawr-uh nz, tor-]
- Lake, a salt lake in Australia, in E South Australia. 130 miles (210 km) long; 2400 sq. mi. (6220 sq. km); 25 feet (8 meters) below sea level.
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It is separated from the north terrace by the river Torrens.Six Letters From the Colonies
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We got on the cars and went to Torrens station, and got off there.
As witness of a deed, dated 1558, he is styled Rector of Torrens.
- Lake Torrens a shallow salt lake in E central South Australia, about 8 m (25 ft) below sea level. Area: 5776 sq km (2230 sq miles)
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