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Meaning of “lagoon” in the English Dictionary

"lagoon" in British English

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lagoonnoun [C]

uk   us   /ləˈɡuːn/
an ​area of ​seawaterseparated 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 ​seawater separated from the ​sea by a ​sandbar (= ​raisedarea 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 Spanish laguna…
in Vietnamese đầm phá…
in Malaysian lagun…
in Thai ทะเลสาบ…
in French lagune…
in German die Lagune…
in Chinese (Simplified) 泻湖,濒海湖,环礁湖…
in Turkish deniz suyundan oluşan göl, deniz kulağı…
in Russian лагуна…
in Indonesian laguna…
in Chinese (Traditional) 瀉湖,瀕海湖,環礁湖…
in Polish laguna…
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