barrier beach


noun

a sand ridge that rises slightly above the surface of the sea and runs roughly parallel to the shore, from which it is separated by a lagoon.

Nearby words

  1. barricade,
  2. barricado,
  3. barrie,
  4. barrie, j. m.,
  5. barrier,
  6. barrier cream,
  7. barrier island,
  8. barrier of ideas,
  9. barrier-nurse,
  10. barring

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