How to Pronounce jetty?

Correct pronunciation for the word "jetty" is [d͡ʒˈɛti], [d‍ʒˈɛti], [dʒ_ˈɛ_t_i].

"Jetty" in context

A jetty is an important and often overlooked coastal structure. It is typically a long, narrow structure that extends into the sea, and is often built to protect the coastline from flooding and erosion. Jetty can be made of stone, concrete, steel, or timber, and vary in length and height depending on their purpose and location. In some cases, jetties are built as breakwaters, to protect and form sheltered harbors. In other cases, they are built to help control the flow of a river and to prevent the impacts of shifting sandbars.

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