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seacoast

[see-kohst] /ˈsiˌkoʊst/
noun
1.
the land immediately adjacent to the sea.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English see cost. See sea, coast
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  • The shape of a seacoast and the shape of the ocean floor both make a difference in the range and frequency of the tides.
  • Such a substantial mountain lying near a seacoast has a marked influence on local weather.
  • seacoast may proceed thereafter to arrange the sale.
  • seacoast shall take no other offensive measures to realize upon its claim without the further order of this court.
British Dictionary definitions for seacoast

seacoast

/ˈsiːˌkəʊst/
noun
1.
land bordering on the sea; a coast
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