Definition of raised beach in English:
A former beach now lying above water level owing to geological changes since its formation.
- Numerous raised beaches have been recognized in this area.
- The first mile is on a raised beach and follows the rugged coastline.
- The region lacks prominent landmarks, and the raised beaches are sandy and subject to wind erosion and sand drift.
Definition of raised beach in:
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