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embayment

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noun em·bay·ment \-ˈbā-mənt\

Definition of embayment

  1. 1 :  formation of a bay

  2. 2 :  a bay or a conformation resembling a bay



Examples of embayment in a sentence

  1. <a fingerlike embayment of the Bay of Fundy>



1815

First Known Use of embayment

1815


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