American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A long, relatively narrow island running parallel to the mainland, built up by the action of waves and currents and serving to protect the coast from erosion by surf and tidal surges.
- n. a long narrow sandy island (wider than a reef) running parallel to the shore
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An extract from the "Zold Tolmacs" project, a HU-EN environmental dictionary compiled by Robert Gulyas in 2000.
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