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    Default Covered by waters.

    Define Peninsula.

    Peninsula is a piece of land covered by water on three sides and by a land on one side.

    Is the meaning almost same when we use bordered by instead of covered by?

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    Default Re: Covered by waters.

    No, 'covered by' is completely wrong.
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    Default Re: Covered by waters.

    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    No, 'covered by' is completely wrong.

    What about surrounded by?

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    Default Re: Covered by waters.

    Quote Originally Posted by david11 View Post
    What about surrounded by?
    No. It 's almost surrounded by water, but is joined to another, larger, piece of land.
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    Default Re: Covered by waters.

    There is the mock-poetic 'bathed by'/'lapped by', used to excess by travel brochures. [Note that this 'lapped by' is nothing to do with Jensen Button; it's the sort of lapping that a cat does when drinking milk.]

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