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alongshore

[uh-lawng-shawr, -shohr, uh-long-] /əˈlɔŋˈʃɔr, -ˈʃoʊr, əˈlɒŋ-/
adverb, adjective
1.
by or along the shore or coast.
Origin
1770-1780
1770-80; along + shore1
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alongshore

/əˌlɒŋˈʃɔː/
adverb, adjective
1.
(postpositive) close to, by, or along a shore
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Word Origin and History for along-shore

alongshore

adj.

1779, from along + shore (n.).

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