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    born of the sea

    "Australia has many natural wonders. Many of them are born of the sea and the almost 64,000 kilometers of Australia’s coastline."
    (They are refering to Great Barrier Reef)

    What is the meaning of "born of the sea"?
    Formed in the sea?

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    Re: born of the sea

    Quote Originally Posted by lukre View Post
    "Australia has many natural wonders. Many of them are born of the sea and the almost 64,000 kilometers of Australia’s coastline."
    (They are refering to Great Barrier Reef)

    What is the meaning of "born of the sea"?
    Formed in the sea?
    'Born of the sea' means things exist as a result of the influence of the sea. The sea would provide food, shelter, opportunities for growth and physical changes such as erosion and decomposition.

    Cheers,
    Amigo

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