bayhead bar

noun
variants: or bay head barrier

Definition of bayhead bar

: a bank of sand or of sand and gravel deposited across a bay near its head often with a narrow breach to serve as outlet of the nearly confined water

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“Bayhead bar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bayhead%20bar. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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