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cay

a small low island or bank composed of sand and coral fragments, esp in the Caribbean area

cay

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(geology)
A flat coral island.
A flat mound of sand built up on a reef slightly above high tide.
A small, low coastal islet or emergent reef composed largely of sand or coral.
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The appointment of Arthur Caye will further strengthen the next generation of partners," Lombard Odier said at the time of his appointment.
Esto ocurre en el momento en que Caye comienza a observar privilegiando otras distinciones observacionales mas alla de las que separan e identifican a las prostitutas nacionales de las extranjeras.
It dumped rain as far south as Belize City and kicked up surf on the popular tourist island of Ambergris Caye.
Caye se salva salvando, favoreciendo la vuelta al orden preestablecido, comprendiendo la desesperacion del exiliado desde su posicion tranquila en Madrid.
Caye (Candela Pegna) se queja de la competencia desleal debida a la invasion de prostitutas de otros paises que abaratan su trabajo, pero cuando encuentra a Zulema (Micaela Nevarez) brutalmente golpeada por el tipo con el que se acuesta de gratis por la promesa de tener papeles legales, revela faz compasiva bajo ese aspecto triste.
We booked a week-long, off-season, all-inclusive package at Tobacco Caye Lodge, located on the center strip of the island and one of six "resorts.
In the low-rent hair salon where Caye hangs out with her hooker friends, the attitude toward immigrant women is negative, but the big-hearted Caye accompanies Zulema, who is working to send money back to her 5-year-old kid in the Dominican Republic, to the hospital, and becomes a kind of guardian angel to her.
There are many scuba diving operations in Belize - based in Belize City or Ambergris Caye - that visit the Blue Hole.
Oceanic Society groups in Belize, under the guidance of top specialists in the field, alternate between conducting scientific research on dolphins--including observing their behavior and recording their vocalizations--and taking naturalist-guided excursions, snorkeling in the pristine waters around Sergeants Caye, or birdwatching in the mangrove lagoons.
A 104-acre island purchased by actor Leonardo DiCaprio, for more than $25,000 US per acre, is currently being developed as an eco-resort within ten minutes by boat from the property and Ambergris Caye, famous for such television successes as Life Styles of the Rich and Famous and Temptation Island lies less than thirty minutes away.
The Government of Belize has inked an investment deal with Stake Bank Enterprise Limited (the Developer) to build a world class Cruise Ship Docking Facility, equipped with a resort and a theme park on the Stake Bank Caye sited four nautical miles southeast of Belize City (the Project).