Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A terrace formed by marine erosion.

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Examples

  • The wide floor of the sea-terrace, paved with smooth flags of marble, was brightly lighted by the broad moonshine, and the whiteness of the stone reflected and seemed to increase the light.

    The Emperor — Volume 06

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