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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A partly sheltered anchorage.

Usage examples (33)
  • Noun : the road to peace
  • Meanwhile Linois had taken refuge in the tiny curve of the Spanish coast known as the roadstead of Algeciras.
  • Sixteen years ago the hire of a boat from the harbour to the roadstead was a piastre and a half: now it is at least five.
  • Only vessels of light draft can enter; large vessels anchor in the roadstead, which is the channel between Yloilo harbour and Guimarás Island. for more
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