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shore·line

 (shôr′līn′)
n.
The edge of a body of water.

shoreline

(ˈʃɔːˌlaɪn)
n
(Physical Geography) the edge of a body of water

shore•line

(ˈʃɔrˌlaɪn, ˈʃoʊr-)

n.
the line where shore and water meet.
[1850–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shoreline - a boundary line between land and watershoreline - a boundary line between land and water
boundary, bounds, bound - the line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something
shore - the land along the edge of a body of water
Translations

shoreline

[ˈʃɔːlaɪn] Nlínea f de la costa

shoreline

[ˈʃɔːrlaɪn] n [sea] → littoral m; [lake] → rive f

shoreline

[ˈʃɔːlaɪn] nlitorale m
References in classic literature ?
I say a sad duty because we know that we shall not find them; but it is none the less our duty to comb the shoreline, firing signal shells at intervals, that we at least may leave at last with full knowledge that we have done all that men might do to locate them.
Co-Tan and Bradley were on deck alone, and as the new shoreline appeared beyond the point, the girl gave an exclamation of joy and seized the man's hand in hers.
In the leisure afforded we took turns working on our map, and by means of the compass and a little guesswork we set down the shoreline we had left and the three islands with fair accuracy.
The Government of Saskatchewan is investing nearly $160,000 to stabilize the shoreline at Crooked Lake Provincial Park to protect park greenspace from further erosion.
Dubai has been voted the world's best shoreline, according to a study by Royal Caribbean International.
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Building North Central Washington was recently invited to join the Okanogan Chelan Douglas (OCD) Shoreline Coalition.
Earlier this year, environmental cleanup crews conducted a shoreline cleanup working through the night to take advantage of extra low tides - in the Marine Trades Area of the Central Waterfront in Bellingham.
Another area that offers good shoreline fishing is the Oleta Park across from Haulover Park.
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