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cay


cay  (k, k)
n.
A small, low island composed largely of coral or sand.

[Alteration (influenced by quay) of Spanish cayo, probably from Taino.]

cay [keɪ kiː]
n
(Earth Sciences / Physical Geography) a small low island or bank composed of sand and coral fragments, esp in the Caribbean area Also called key
[from Spanish cayo, probably from Old French quai quay]

cay  (k, k)
A small, low island composed largely of coral or sand. Also called key.
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