from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun An erosion-resistant marine ridge or mound consisting chiefly of compacted coral together with algal material and biochemically deposited magnesium and calcium carbonates.
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- noun A
moundor hummockof compacted coral skeletons
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- noun a reef consisting of coral consolidated into limestone
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