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groyne

noun [C] uk ( also groin)   /ɡrɔɪn/ us  
a low wall built out from the coast into the sea, to prevent the repeated movement of the waves from removing parts of the land
Translations of “groyne”
in Chinese (Traditional) (海岸)防波堤,折流壩…
in Chinese (Simplified) (海岸)防波堤,折流坝…
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