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synonyms for coral reef

  • atoll
  • beach
  • shoal
  • bank
  • bar
  • cay
  • ridge
  • rock
  • rock barrier
  • sand bar
  • skerry
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How to use coral reef in a sentence

The birds that build them swallow a certain kind of glutinous weed growing on the coral rocks.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
The few birds that frequented the reef were very shy, and flew away at our approach: they were principally pelicans and terns.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
Between these two ranges of islands we only obtained one cast of the lead which gave us thirty-three fathoms on a coral bottom.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
REEF k, in latitude 14 degrees 47 minutes, has a dry sand upon it: its sub-marine extent was not ascertained.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
All the islands are low and wooded, and surrounded by a coral reef of small extent.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
The Mermaid was nearly lost in attempting to cross the latter reef.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
I could observe groups and clusters of coloured coral and madrepore-stone, whose magnificence challenges all description.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
Both the islets are surrounded by coral reefs, of small extent.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
A considerable reef projects off the east end for more than a mile.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
There is a reef that extends for nearly a mile and a half off the cape, having a rocky islet at its extremity.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CORAL REEF

  • atoll
  • bank
  • bar
  • beach
  • cay
  • coral reef
  • ridge
  • rock
  • rock barrier
  • sand bar
  • shoal
  • skerry
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.