Synonyms and Antonyms for coral-reef

1. coral reef (n.)

a reef consisting of coral consolidated into limestone

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2. coral (n.)

a variable color averaging a deep pink

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3. coral (adj.)

of a strong pink to yellowish-pink color

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4. coral (n.)

marine colonial polyp characterized by a calcareous skeleton; masses in a variety of shapes often forming reefs

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5. coral (n.)

unfertilized lobster roe; reddens in cooking; used as garnish or to color sauces

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6. reef (n.)

a submerged ridge of rock or coral near the surface of the water

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7. reef (v.)

lower and bring partially inboard

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8. Reef (n.)

a rocky region in the southern Transvaal in northeastern South Africa; contains rich gold deposits and coal and manganese


9. reef (v.)

roll up (a portion of a sail) in order to reduce its area

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10. reef (n.)

one of several strips across a sail that can be taken in or rolled up to lessen the area of the sail that is exposed to the wind

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