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  • sea
    • sea, seas[siː](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a large body of salty water
    • Example:
      • They live close to the sea.
      • Homophone(s):
        see
    • deep sea(uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the deeper part of the sea or ocean in which no light penetrates
    • Example:
      • Some animals only live in the deep sea.
  • sea level
    • sea level, sea levels(noun)
    • Definition:
      • the nominal height of the surface of the oceans above which heights of geographical features and aircraft flight levels are measured
    • Example:
      • Areas like volcanic islands are experiencing a gradual rise in sea level.
  • rough
    • rough[ɹʌf](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • turbulent, uneven
    • Example:
      • The sea was rough.
  • ocean
    • ocean, oceans[ˈəʊ.ʃən](noun)
    • Definition:
      • one of the five large bodies of water separating the continents
    • Example:
      • I've never been to the Atlantic ocean before.
  • still
    • still[stɪl](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • not moving; calm
    • Example:
      • Still waters run deep.
  • shallow
    • shallow[ˈʃaləʊ](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • having little depth; significantly less deep than wide; extending not far downward
    • Example:
      • The water is shallow here.
      • Antonym(s):
        deep
  • flow
    • flow[fləʊ](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to move as a fluid from one position to another
    • Example:
      • It feels nice to have water flow through your hands.
  • strait
    • strait, straits[streIt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a narrow channel of water connecting two larger bodies of water
    • Example:
      • Do you know the Strait of Gibraltar?
      • Homonym(s):
        straight
  • shore
    • shore, shores[ʃɔː(r)](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the land on or near a waterline such as a sea shore or lake shore
    • Example:
      • The seamen were serving on shore instead of on ships.
    • on the shore(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • The couple owned a house right on the shore of a lake.
  • wave
    • wave, waves[weɪv](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a moving disturbance in the level of a body of water
    • Example:
      • The wave travelled from the centre of the lake before breaking on the shore.
  • spring
    • spring, springs[sprɪŋ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a place where water emerges from the ground
    • Example:
      • Let's walk up to the spring of the river.
      • Synonym(s):
        fount, source
  • gulf
    • gulf, gulfs[ɡʌlf](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a portion of an ocean or sea extending into the land; a partially landlocked sea
    • Example:
      • We'll travel to the Gulf of Mexico.
 

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          flow
          to move as a fluid from one position to another
          still
          not moving; calm
          strait
          a narrow channel of water connecting two larger bodies of water
          shore
          the land on or near a waterline such as a sea shore or lake shore
          on the shore
          shallow
          having little depth; significantly less deep than wide; extending not far downward
          rough
          turbulent, uneven
          deep sea
          the deeper part of the sea or ocean in which no light penetrates
          sea
          a large body of salty water
          wave
          a moving disturbance in the level of a body of water
          sea level
          the nominal height of the surface of the oceans above which heights of geographical features and aircraft flight levels are measured
          ocean
          one of the five large bodies of water separating the continents
          gulf
          a portion of an ocean or sea extending into the land; a partially landlocked sea
          spring
          a place where water emerges from the ground
           
           
           
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          shallow
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          sea
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          still
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          wave
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          flow
          to move as a fluid from one position to another
          sea level
          the nominal height of the surface of the oceans above which heights of geographical features and aircraft flight levels are measured
          sea
          a large body of salty water
          wave
          a moving disturbance in the level of a body of water
          rough
          turbulent, uneven
          ocean
          one of the five large bodies of water separating the continents
          still
          not moving; calm
          shore
          the land on or near a waterline such as a sea shore or lake shore
          spring
          a place where water emerges from the ground
          gulf
          a portion of an ocean or sea extending into the land; a partially landlocked sea
          shallow
          having little depth; significantly less deep than wide; extending not far downward
          strait
          a narrow channel of water connecting two larger bodies of water
           
           
           
         
         

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