Definition of gunkhole in English:

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gunkhole

Pronunciation: /ˈɡʌŋkhəʊl/
North American informal

noun

A shallow inlet or cove that is difficult or dangerous to navigate.

verb

[no object, with adverbial of direction]
Cruise in and out of gunkholes: they were gunkholing through the coral archipelago

Origin

Early 20th century: of unknown origin.

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