groyne definition

  • noun:
    • A (usually wood) construction that projects from a coastline to avoid erosion, longshore drift etc.; a breakwater
    • See groin.
    • See crotch, 3.
    • An obsolete type of crotch.
    • a protective construction of rock or concrete; extends from shore into the liquid to stop a beach from washing away

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