tombolo

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noun tom·bo·lo \ˈtōm-bə-ˌlō, ˈtäm-\

Definition of tombolo

plural

tombolos

  1. :  a sand or gravel bar connecting an island with the mainland or another island

Origin and Etymology of tombolo

Italian, from Latin tumulus mound, tumulus


First Known Use: 1899


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