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estuary
used in Treasure Island

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Definition
the wide part of a river where it nears the sea and fresh & salt water mix
  • The shores of North Inlet were as thickly wooded as those of the southern anchorage, but the space was longer and narrower and more like, what in truth it was, the estuary of a river.
    Chapter 26 — Israel Hands (49% in)

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