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Definitions of REEF
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By Nuttall, P.Austin.
A chain or ridge of rocks lying at or near the surface of the water, or projecting but a little way above it, at full tide-improperly applied to a projecting sandbank or spit of sand, -a shoal or bank occupies a wider area than a reef, and is for the most part composed of soft material, as mud, sand, and gravel.
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- Regular instituted 1120, St. Norbert (whence Norbertines), at Premonstratum [L. , pointed out, it was said, by the Virgin], in Picardy. They were also called White Canons, from colour of their dress.