baymouth bar


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baymouth bar

[′bā‚mau̇th ‚bär]
(geology)
A bar extending entirely or partially across the mouth of a bay. Also known as bay bar.
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At Sandbanks Provincial Park--containing the largest freshwater baymouth bar sand dune system in North America--sandy hillocks rise to 25 metres or more.
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