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Jetty (or Pier)

Jetty (or Pier) is a structure that is perpendicular or at an angle to the shoreline to which a vessel is secured for the purpose of loading and unloading cargo.

What is Jetty (or Pier)?

Jetty (or Pier) is a structure that is perpendicular or at an angle to the shoreline to which a vessel is secured for the purpose of loading and unloading cargo. It is a mole or breakwater, running out into the sea to protect harbours or coasts. It is sometimes used as a landing-pier.

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