BAY

, in Geography, denotes a small gulph, or an arm of the sea stretching up into the land; being larger in the middle within, than at its entrance, which is called the mouth of the bay.

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Entry taken from A Mathematical and Philosophical Dictionary, by Charles Hutton, 1796.

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BASTON
BATTEN
BATTERING
BATTERY
BATTLEMENTS
* BAY
BAYER (John)
BEAD
BEAM
BEAR
BEARD