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 for Atoll
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Atoll \A*toll"\, n. [The native name in the Indian Ocean.]
     A coral island or islands, consisting of a belt of coral
     reef, partly submerged, surrounding a central lagoon or
     depression; a lagoon island.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  atoll
      n 1: an island consisting of a circular coral reef surrounding a
           lagoon

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  20 Moby Thesaurus words for "atoll":
     ait, archipelago, bar, cay, continental island, coral head,
     coral island, coral reef, holm, insularity, island, island group,
     islandology, isle, islet, key, oceanic island, reef, sandbank,
     sandbar
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  Acceptance, Test Or Launch Language
  ATOLL
  
      (ATOLL) The language used for automating the
     checking and launch of Saturn rockets.
  
     ["SLCC ATOLL User's Manual", IBM 70-F11-0001, Huntsville AL
     Dec 1970].
  
     (2000-04-03)
  

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