consisting of or covered with shingle.

1765–75; shingle2 + -y1 Unabridged
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shingle2 (ˈʃɪŋɡəl)
1.  coarse gravel, esp the pebbles found on beaches
2.  a place or area strewn with shingle
[C16: of Scandinavian origin; compare Norwegian singl pebbles, Frisian singel gravel]

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The sea breaks on the shingly beach below the cliff the lights of the town.
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