Definition of 'inlet'
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Across the bay our inlet is open to the north. THE LAST OF THE GENTLEMEN ADVENTURERS: Coming of Age in the Arctic (2004)Walk up the narrow headland to find steps on the left down to a rocky inlet. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Four miles further north, I reach a second village on the shores of a sea inlet. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'inlet'
British English: inlet NOUN
An inlet is a narrow strip of water which goes from a sea or lake into the land.
...a sheltered inlet.
Definition of inlet from the Collins English Dictionary
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