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sea cave

[′sē ‚kāv]
(geology)
A split or hollow opening, usually at sea level, in the base of a sea cliff, formed by waves acting on weak parts of the weathered rock. Also known as marine cave; sea chasm.
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As soon as he has come up he lies down, and goes to sleep in a great sea cave, where the seals--Halosydne's chickens as they call them--come up also from the grey sea, and go to sleep in shoals all round him; and a very strong and fish-like smell do they bring with them.
Portugal's sandstone sea cave at Benagil is a geological marvel, a natural cathedral that could be from a Star Wars galaxy far, far away.
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In addition, at the so called "secret beach" in Nan'ao Township, where a big sea cave is located, two other drowning incidents happened on Sunday afternoon.
There are other symbolic artefacts from further back in time that were discovered at another sea cave site in southeast Spain, Cueva de los Aviones.
A second study, also published this week by Hoffmann and colleagues, determined the age of an archaeological deposit located at the Cueva de los Aviones, a sea cave in southeast Spain.
Located between Carvoeiro and ArmaAoALo de PA ra, Benagil's beautiful sea cave is listed in the world's "Top 10 Coolest Caves" according to the American online newspaper The Huffington Post.
From the historic La Jolla Cave Store, we visited the world famous Sunny Jim Sea Cave. A wooden staircase leads 145 steps down a manmade tunnel to the only sea cave here you can access by land.
The two stars, Kaif and Ranbir Kapoor, are seen bamboo rafting inside a sea cave. With natural light behind them and a lantern on their raft, the two seem to be on a hunt for something.
The unnamed 30-year-old was hit by a wave as he walked near El Tancon sea cave in Puerto Santiago.
With the slightly grumpy help of a sleeping octopus and the cleverness of Friendly Fish, Davey is soon free from hiding in the deep sea cave and returned to his riverbank destination.
It is the ideal dream world for all young children: swimming with turtles, diving with whales, discovering buried treasure in pirates' chests, playing Ring-aring-a-roses with an octopus, listening to stories at the entrance to a deep sea cave. It is all quite magical.