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few/one deep pass(es)
(English) Atoll with lagoon area completely enclosed by a shallow reef except for one or two passes > 10 m deep which bisect the perimeter reef area. (See also: atoll, lagoon area, deep pass)
atoll à une (ou quelques) passe(s) profonde(s)
(French) Atoll avec région de la lagune complètement entouré par un récif peu profond à l'exception d'un ou deux passages > 10 m profond lesquels coupent en deux la région du récif du périmètre. (See also: atoll, lagoon area, deep pass)
(Portuguese) Atol com uma lagoa completamente fechada por recife excepto numa ou duas passagens, com mais de 10 m de profundidade, que transectam o seu perímetro. (See also: atoll, lagoon area, deep pass)

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