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  Words related to jetty

Related / Similar Words: breakwater, groin, groyne, mole, bulwark, seawall

 

Definition:
  • a protective structure of stone or concrete; extends from shore into the water to prevent a beach from washing away;

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    Derivational Morphology: bulwark

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 跳船   Dutch: pier  
    Finnish: aallonmurtaja   French: jetée  
    German: Anlegestelle   Greek: λιμενοβραχίονας  
    Hungarian: móló   Italian: molo  
    Japanese: 突堤   Korean: 방파제  
    Portuguese: quebra-mar   Russian: мол  
    Spanish: embarcadero  
     
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