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waterside

[waw-ter-sahyd, wot-er-] /ˈwɔ tərˌsaɪd, ˈwɒt ər-/
noun
1.
the margin, bank, or shore of a river, lake, ocean, etc.
adjective
2.
of, pertaining to, or situated at the waterside:
waterside insects; a waterside resort.
3.
working by the waterside:
waterside police.
Origin
1325-1375
1325-75; Middle English; see water, side1
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British Dictionary definitions for water-side

waterside

/ˈwɔːtəˌsaɪd/
noun
1.
  1. the area of land beside a body of water
  2. (as modifier) waterside houses
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