The definition of a bay is a large body of water connected to an ocean or sea formed by an inlet of land.
The definition of a channel is a waterway, a means of communication and a specific television or radio frequency.
A bay or harbor
A long, gradual bend or curve in a shoreline. A bight can be larger than a bay, or it can be a segment of a bay.
A relatively narrow extension jutting out from a large mass:
A body of water, such as a creek or small river, that is a tributary of a larger body of water.
Something in the shape of a delta (Δ); specif., a tract of flat land, usually triangular, formed by deposits of soil and sand at the mouth of a large river
(Archit.) A concave molding, esp. one where the wall meets the ceiling or floor
The definition of a creek is a shallow stream of water.
The definition of a gulf is a deep ravine or a deep inlet of the sea, or big divides or large distances between people caused by their differences or lack of understanding of each other.
A long, narrow inlet of the sea.
The definition of a harbor is a place providing shelter or safety or a protected area in the water where boats anchor.
A hall or corridor that is an entrance or exit or onto which several rooms open; passageway
A long, narrow, wedge-shaped inlet, uniformly widening and deepening toward the sea
The distinctive character of such an articulation:
A narrow pass or passage.
A channel at the edge of a ship's deck to drain away water.
Access to land or premises.
Inlaid decoration or material
A gap, breach, or aperture:
An opening, especially to a cavity or passage of the body.
A current or flow of water or other liquid, esp. one running along the surface of the earth; specif., a small river
An area for which a person is responsible as a representative or agent:
(Mech.) The amount of energy taken in
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