Video answer: Wave refraction
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Wave energy is concentrated on headlands due to wave refraction; erosion is maximum. Wave energy is dispersed in the bays; deposition is maximum. Headland cliffs are cut back by wave erosion and the bays are filled with sand deposits until the coastline becomes straight.
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