longshore

longshore

[lawng-shawr, -shohr, long-]
adjective
existing, found, or employed along the shore, especially at or near a seaport: longshore jobs; longshore current.

Origin:
1815–25; aphetic variant of alongshore

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longshore (ˈlɒŋˌʃɔː)
 
adj
situated on, relating to, or along the shore
 
[C19: shortened form of alongshore]

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