Meaning of lagoon
Pronunciation: (lu-gn'), [key]
- an area of shallow water separated from the sea by low sandy dunes. Cf. laguna.
- any small, pondlike body of water, esp. one connected with a larger body of water.
- an artificial pool for storage and treatment of polluted or excessively hot sewage, industrial waste, etc.
- lagoon (Thesaurus)