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English definition of “harbour”

harbour

noun [C or U] UK (US harbor)     /ˈhɑː.bər/ US  /ˈhɑːr.bɚ/
B1 an area of water next to the coast , often protected from the sea by a thick wall , where ships and boats can shelter : Our hotel room overlooked a pretty little fishing harbour. → Compare dock nounPorts and docks
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