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|definition= A barrier islands is a ridge of sand that runs parallel to the main coast but is separated from it by a bay or lagoon.
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# A detached portion of a barrier beach between two inlets.
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# An offshore sand bar that rises above the mean high-water level, forming an island.
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# An sandy island formed on a barrier reef. <ref name="Google">http://www.google.co.uk/search?hl=en&rlz=1B3GGGL_enGB245GB246&q=define%3Abarrier+island&btnG=Search&meta=</ref>.  
 
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Huidige versie van 17 sep 2008 om 14:36

Definition of Barrier island:
A barrier islands is a ridge of sand that runs parallel to the main coast but is separated from it by a bay or lagoon.
  1. A detached portion of a barrier beach between two inlets.
  2. An offshore sand bar that rises above the mean high-water level, forming an island.
  3. An sandy island formed on a barrier reef. [1].
This is the common definition for Barrier island, other definitions can be discussed in the article


See also

Classification of coastlines

References

  1. http://www.google.co.uk/search?hl=en&rlz=1B3GGGL_enGB245GB246&q=define%3Abarrier+island&btnG=Search&meta=