Definition of fog bank in English:

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fog bank

Pronunciation: /ˈfôɡ ˌbaNGk/ /ˈfäɡ ˌbaNGk/


A dense mass of fog, especially at sea.
Example sentences
  • I could see a dense fog bank just outside the entrance to the harbor.
  • It warms the middle of the fog bank, helping with the evaporation process.
  • Only two minutes after we touched down on deck, the same fog bank overtook the ship.
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