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fore·shore

 (fôr′shôr′)
n.
1. The area of a shore that lies between the average high tide mark and the average low tide mark.
2. The part of a shore between the water and occupied or cultivated land.
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foreshore

(ˈfɔːˌʃɔː)
n
1. (Physical Geography) the part of the shore that lies between the limits for high and low tides
2. (Physical Geography) the part of the shore that lies just above the high-water mark
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fore•shore

(ˈfɔrˌʃɔr, ˈfoʊrˌʃoʊr)

n.
1. the land along the edge of a body of water.
2. the part of the shore between the high-water mark and low-water mark.
[1755–65]
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foreshore

That portion of a beach extending from the low water (datum) shoreline to the limit of normal high water wave wash.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.foreshore - the part of the seashore between the highwater mark and the low-water mark
geological formation, formation - (geology) the geological features of the earth
coast, seacoast, sea-coast, seashore - the shore of a sea or ocean
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Translations

foreshore

[ˈfɔːʃɔːʳ] Nplaya f (entre pleamar y bajamar)
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foreshore

[ˈfɔːrʃɔːr] nlaisse f de mer
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foreshore

nKüstenvorland nt; (= beach)Strand m
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foreshore

[ˈfɔːˌʃɔːʳ] nbattigia
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(3) These 39 sites were each surveyed a single time from 2012-2013, covering between 100 [m.sup.2] and 1,800 [m.sup.2] depending on the land-to-ocean length of the rocky intertidal area. Sandy intertidal areas were sampled sporadically for fishes by students at Occidental College using a 30-m x 1.8-m beach seine equipped with a 1.8-m x 1.8-m x 1.8-m bag (1.2-cm mesh wings and 0.6-cm mesh in bag) at a depth of 0-2 m.
The group will then travel outside the tourist center to the intertidal area to practice identifying natural phenomenon firsthand, and help clear the area of trash.
Holothuria leucospilota is commonly found at the edge of reef flat shore in the intertidal area, where it occupies tidal pool with the depths ranging from several centimetres to a half metre or being fully exposed [4].
peruviana smaller than 10 mm in shell length were haphazardly sampled at low tide (0.6 m above the lowest astronomical tide) from the intertidal area of Pelluco Beach, Puerto Montt.
It is revealed that this oil slick is not widely spread in seaward direction and is restricted to intertidal area. The oil has already weathered and is emulsified.
Moreover, the island, located in a coastal area with a high primary production of resources (Bode & Varela 1998), has a large intertidal area which provides very diverse and rich fauna, a feature that may also promote the coexistence of mink and otters (Melquist et al.
Finally, Ushuaia (U, 54[degrees]48'S, 68[degrees]18'W), the southernmost intertidal area, was distinguished from other sites by its small tidal amplitude (2 m) and narrow tidal fringe dominated by the mussel Mytilus edulis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Fig.
The use of intertidal area can, therefore, be best understood as a 'dynamic exploitation model' (Van de Kam et al., 1999), in which its use was constantly changed in response to the moving water line.
* Open 4,300 square feet of shoreline and intertidal area by removing unused structures.
They live in tropical and subtropical waters of the Pacific and Indian oceans, mainly in the intertidal area between reef and shore, hiding in crevices in rocks and corals.
More than 151,000 cubic yards of sediment will be dredged from the subtidal area and an additional 15,800 cubic yards will be excavated or dredged from the shoreline and intertidal area. Sediments are contaminated primarily with polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), metals, dioxins/furans, tributyltin (TBT), and carcinogenic polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (cPAHs).