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In·tra·coas·tal Waterway

 (ĭn′trə-kōs′təl)
A system of artificial and natural channels and canals along the eastern and southeast coasts of the United States. It includes the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway and affords sheltered passage for commercial and pleasure craft.

Intracoastal Waterway

(ˌɪntrəˈkəʊstəl)
n
(Placename) short for Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway

In′tra•coast′al Wa′terway

(ˈɪn trəˈkoʊ stəl, ˌɪn-)
n.
a system of canals and naturally sheltered bays and channels, extending 2666 mi. (4300 km) along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts of the U.S.: maintained to protect small craft from the open sea.
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Featuring 97 exquisite rooms and suites with ocean and Intercoastal waterway views, a posh beach club, a 25,000-square-foot spa, an extensive stretch of white sand beach, three outdoor pools and a signature children's Acquamarine Program, it is positioned to become the quintessential luxury resort, replete with European sophistication and old world charm.

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