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It has 24 villas dotted over three miles of blue lagoon, and one villa on an island. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The hidden UAE gem has 27 miles of coastline including lagoons and golden sand beaches. The Sun (2016)Then there was a huge stretch of sand with a lagoon. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There is also a canyon leading to a rocky lagoon and sea caves on the far right. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Be equally at home in arctic seas or tropical lagoons. Tuning the Rig: A Journey to the Arctic (1990)In time the marsh will turn into a shallow, muddy lagoon. Ice Time: Climate, Science, and Life on Earth (1990)Temperatures may be rising after the rare cold weather but scores of turtles are still being found unconscious on beaches and in lagoons. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You can dive off it into a clear blue lagoon, which has fantastic rock pools and snorkelling. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Once installed, while away the days relaxing on your deck and snorkelling in the brilliant blue lagoon. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Just a quick snorkel should be enough to tick off this playful fish, which loves shallow lagoons and sheltered reefs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You'll arrive by sea plane and get the perfect view of the lush island with its perfect beaches and turquoise lagoon. The Sun (2011)The island is renowned for one of the largest coral lagoons in the world, its beautiful beaches and spectacular ocean habitats with giant clams and tropical fish. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Strangely, it was on the pages of an imported art form that fantastic sea creatures entered the vocabulary of artists working on the Venetian lagoon. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
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Translations for 'lagoon'
British English: lagoon /ləˈɡuːn/ NOUN
A lagoon is an area of calm sea water that is separated from the ocean by sand or rock.
- American English: lagoon
- Arabic: بُحَيْرَةٌ n
- Brazilian Portuguese: lagoa
- Chinese: 环礁湖
- Croatian: laguna
- Czech: laguna
- Danish: lagune
- Dutch: lagune
- European Spanish: laguna
- Finnish: laguuni
- French: lagune
- German: Lagune
- Greek: λιμνοθάλασσα
- Italian: laguna
- Japanese: 潟湖
- Korean: 석호
- Norwegian: lagune
- Polish: laguna
- European Portuguese: lagoa
- Romanian: lagună
- Russian: лагуна
- Latin American Spanish: laguna
- Swedish: lagun
- Thai: บึงน้ำเค็ม
- Turkish: lagün
- Ukrainian: лагуна
- Vietnamese: phá nước
Definition of lagoon from the Collins English Dictionary
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