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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A protective structure of stone or concrete.

Usage examples (37)
  • "If you look out towards what you call the breakwater, you see all the edges right now with the rocks.
  • What we're calling the breakwater is obviously working.
  • On the other side of the breakwater is a choppy small bay where the more experienced snorkelers go out.
  • The breakwater, which is a good half mile in length, is a favorite promenade for the citizens of Colombo. for more
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