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shorefront

[shawr-fruhnt, shohr-] /ˈʃɔrˌfrʌnt, ˈʃoʊr-/
noun
1.
land along a shore.
adjective
2.
located on such land:
shorefront cottages.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20; shore1 + front
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  • Restore degraded natural waterfront areas and protect wetlands and shorefront habitats.
  • The shoreline is sparsely developed and has several large, undisturbed shorefront areas.
  • Some companies also built factories on the shorefront with piers extending out into the water.
  • Much of the lake's shorefront is developed with large-lot single family homes.
  • Along this shorefront are a concentration of recreational used including town beaches, nature preserves and two marinas.

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