Definition of Estuary. Meaning of Estuary. Synonyms of Estuary

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Definition of Estuary

Estuary
Estuary Es"tu*a*ry, a. Belonging to, or formed in, an estuary; as, estuary strata. --Lyell.
Estuary
Estuary Es"tu*a*ry, n.; pl. Estuaries. [L. aestuarium, from aestuare to surge. See Estuate.] [Written also [ae]stuary.] 1. A place where water boils up; a spring that wells forth. [Obs.] --Boyle. 2. A passage, as the mouth of a river or lake, where the tide meets the current; an arm of the sea; a frith. it to the sea was often by long and wide estuaries. --Dana.

Meaning of Estuary from wikipedia

- An estuary is a partially enclosed coastal body of brackish water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it, and with a free connection to the...
- transcription delimiters. Estuary English is an English accent ****ociated with the area along the River Thames and its estuary, including London. Phonetician...
- The Severn Estuary (Welsh: Aber Hafren) is the estuary of the River Severn, flowing into the Bristol Channel between South West England and South Wales...
- / 37.7947278°N 122.3152556°W / 37.7947278; -122.3152556 The Oakland Estuary is the strait in the San Francisco Bay Area, California, separating the...
- The Exe estuary is an estuary on the south coast of Devon, England. The estuary starts just to the south (grid reference SX9589) of the city of Exeter...
- up estuary in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. An estuary is a semi-enclosed body of water flowing into the sea. Estuary may also refer to: Estuary English...
- The Gironde estuary (/ʒɪˈrɒnd/ zhi-ROND, US usually /dʒɪˈ-/ ji-; French: estuaire de la Gironde, [ɛstɥɛʁ də la ʒiʁɔ̃d]; Occitan: estuari de [la] Gironda...
- River or Gabon Estuary is a short wide estuary in the west of Gabon. The capital Libreville has a large port on the north bank of the estuary which collects...
- Bug estuary (Ukrainian: Бузький лиман) is an estuary of the Southern Bug. It is 82 km long and up to 11 km wide. Together with the Dnieper estuary makes...
- The Kingsbridge Estuary (also, erroneously, known as the 'Salcombe Estuary') in the South Hams area of Devon, England runs from Kingsbridge in the north...