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shoal

Overview page. Subjects: Science and Mathematics.

A mound or other structure raised above the sea bed in shallow water that is composed of, or covered by, unconsolidated material and may be exposed at low water.

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Muscle Shoals

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 493 words.

Situated in Alabama between the focal centres of Nashville and Memphis, Muscle Shoals was the natural melting pot for southern

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Muscle Shoals

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Situated in Alabama between the focal centres of Nashville and Memphis, Muscle Shoals was the natural melting pot for southern country soul. During the 50s the Fairlanes, who included Rick...

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shoal / ~s <i>n</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 17 words.

ʃo:l / -z

sp Mac 1.7.6 emend of schoole1 / shoales1

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shoal retreat massif

Overview page. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation — Earth Sciences and Geography.

Large sand accumulation preserved on the continental shelf during and after a marine transgression. The massifs represent former estuary-mouth sand bars (inlet-associated shoals) or former...

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shoal

Overview page. Subjects: Science and Mathematics.

A mound or other structure raised above the sea bed in shallow water that is composed of, or covered by, unconsolidated material and may be exposed at low water.

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shoaling

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

The behaviour of waves as they approach a shelving shore. The waves cease to be symmetrical and sinusoidal and become asymmetrical and solitary. Wavelength and wave velocity decrease, wave...

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shoal

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard.

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 8 words.

1. Shallow water.

2. An underwater sandbank.

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shoal

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 30 words.

A mound or other structure raised above the sea bed in shallow water that is composed of, or covered by,

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shoaling

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 40 words.

The behaviour of waves as they approach a shelving shore. The waves cease to be symmetrical and sinusoidal and become

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shoal

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 21 words.

1 A sandbank in a river or stream, that is visible under low flow.

2 A large group of fish

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