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reef

noun [C]
 
 
/riːf/
a line of rocks or sand near the surface of the sea: a coral reef Coasts and beachesBays and gulfs
Translations of “reef”
in Spanish arrecife…
in French récif…
in German das Riff…
in Chinese (Traditional) 礁, 暗礁, 礁脈…
in Russian риф…
in Turkish sığ kayalık, resif…
in Chinese (Simplified) 礁, 暗礁, 礁脉…
in Polish rafa…
(Definition of reef from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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