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longshore

[lawng-shawr, -shohr, long-] /ˈlɔŋˌʃɔr, -ˌʃoʊr, ˈlɒŋ-/
adjective
1.
existing, found, or employed along the shore, especially at or near a seaport:
longshore jobs; longshore current.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; aphetic variant of alongshore
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longshore

/ˈlɒŋˌʃɔː/
adjective
1.
situated on, relating to, or along the shore
Word Origin
C19: shortened form of alongshore
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