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Synonyms for groyne

a protective structure of stone or concrete

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The Tsar's foot, in the narrow pointed boot then fashionable, touched the groin of the bobtailed bay mare he rode, his hand in a white glove gathered up the reins, and he moved off accompanied by an irregularly swaying sea of aides-de-camp.
True to its mark the iron-shod weapon flew, transfixing Numa's sleek carcass from the right groin to beneath the left shoulder.
Jerry's first intimation of Borckman's arrival was a cruel and painful clutch on his flank and groin that made him cry out in pain and whirl around.
Invitation for Bids: Cortez groins removal and replacement project
If you can dodge a wrench, you can dodge a ball,'' Patches says, opening up a sack of wrenches and gleefully throwing them at noggins and groins.
A club spokesman said: ``Paul Scholes' groin problem has recurred and he has had to have surgery to both groins.
Scholes had an operation this morning on both groins but the condition is not a hernia.