waterside

[waw-ter-sahyd, wot-er-]
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:
1325–75; Middle English; see water, side1

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waterside (ˈwɔːtəˌsaɪd)
 
n
a.  the area of land beside a body of water
 b.  (as modifier): waterside houses

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And the expansion of waterside farms, which hippos often raid, has increased the risk that the animals will tangle with people.
It can be difficult to locate the waterside inlet of boils.
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