A crouching basin arrangement made with the water basin placed in a pond or stream. There is a form giving the appearance only of such an arrangement, by merely placing the other key stones and likening the water of a pond or stream to the basin; this style is sometimes called nagare chōzu.
Japanese Garden Dictionary: A Glossary for Japanese Gardens and Their History
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