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Synonyms for shoal

a shallow part of a body of water

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measuring little from bottom to top or surface

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a sandbank in a stretch of water that is visible at low tide

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a stretch of shallow water

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a large group of fish

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make shallow

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become shallow

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A group of youngsters had spent the summer holiday digging a cave into a sand bank, and girls were strictly forbidden from entry.
One of the main highlights of the weekend will be a trip to the Jarada Island, a beautiful sand bank in the middle of the sea.
Mr Martin and a pal were thought to have been digging a large hole in the dunes when a sand bank suddenly gave way A neighbour, who was with him at the time but who did not wish to be named, said they had gone out to enjoy the sunshine and were digging a hole when the sand slipped.
A number of extra services are available, including a gourmet lunch on a secluded island, a private sunset cruise with bubbly and canapes, a picnic on a sand bank, spa and beauty treatments or a romantic dinner on the beach.
The planned wind farm will be located approximately 60 km from the Belgium coast, to the North of the Bligh Bank sand bank.
While the Doom Bar sand bank off Cornwall's coast has a reputation for catching out unwary ships, its namesake ale is hoping to develop a more positive reputation--as the UK's second-biggest bottled ale.
The company is carving into a sand bank on one of the high ridges north of the city where it borders the hard, granite rock of the Canadian Shield.
The best areas are the road bank and sand bank on Cocks Close, the dam wall and far bank of Great Pool and the dam wall on Hall Pool.
According to Lane, the ancient town of Jalfar was built near a creek and lagoons and people lived in a C sand bank of Al Nordoud District.
The decision was taken to administer a lethal injection after the 26ft long mammal stranded a second time on East Winner sand bank, Hayling Island.
This is underwater sand bank is home to several species thar are seriously at risk, like the North Atlantic right whale.
floated again on Wednesday, 16 days after it was stuck on a river sand bank west of Rio de Janeiro, authorities said.
The new sand bank is 8 meters high and about 60 meters wide.
The twilight, the sea, the sight of the sun setting over the small islands beyond the sand bank - together, they create a picture more beautiful than a masterpiece.
On Sunday the RNLI station's hovercraft was diverted to help four people with a dog who were cut off on a sand bank near Kings Parade in New Brighton.