Definition of “jetty” - English Dictionary

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“jetty” in British English

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jettynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdʒet.i/ us /ˈdʒet̬.i/

a wooden or stone structure built in the water at the edge of a sea or lake and used by people getting on and off boats

(Definition of “jetty” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“jetty” in American English

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jettynoun [ C ]

us /ˈdʒet̬·i/

a structure built out from the land into the water as a landing place for boats or as protection from waves

(Definition of “jetty” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)