paracel


paracel
(pa-ra-sèl) s. m.
Nom donné par les marins à un groupe d'îlots ou de récifs d'une certaine étendue, et parmi lesquels il y a généralement des passages.
   Notre point de réunion était au paracel de Saint-Brandon, dans la mer des Indes, LEGOARANT .

Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré. . 1872-1877.

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