tideland

tideland

[tahyd-land]
noun
1.
land alternately exposed and covered by the ordinary ebb and flow of the tide.
2.
Often, tidelands. submerged offshore land within the territorial waters of a state or nation.

Origin:
1795–1805; tide1 + land

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tideland (ˈtaɪdˌlænd)
 
n
(US) land between high-water and low-water marks

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