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lagoonnoun [C]

uk   /ləˈɡuːn/  us   /ləˈɡuːn/
an area of sea water separated from the sea by a reef (= a line of rocks and sand): a tropical lagoon
(Definition of lagoon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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lagoonnoun [C]

 us   /ləˈɡun/
an area of sea water separated from the sea by a sandbar (= raised area of sand) or reef (= a line of rocks and sand)
(Definition of lagoon from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lagoon”
in Vietnamese đầm phá…
in Spanish laguna…
in Malaysian lagun…
in Thai ทะเลสาบ…
in French lagune…
in German die Lagune…
in Chinese (Traditional) 瀉湖,瀕海湖,環礁湖…
in Russian лагуна…
in Turkish deniz suyundan oluşan göl, deniz kulağı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 泻湖,濒海湖,环礁湖…
in Indonesian laguna…
in Polish laguna…
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