atoll Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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atollnoun [C]

uk   /ˈæt.ɒl/  us   /-ɑːl/
a ring-shaped ​islandformed of coral (= rock-like ​naturalsubstance) that ​surrounds a lagoon (= ​area of ​seawater): the Bikini Atoll
(Definition of atoll from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “atoll”
in Chinese (Simplified) 环状珊瑚岛,环礁…
in Chinese (Traditional) 環狀珊瑚島,環礁…
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