foreshore


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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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References in classic literature ?
Poole Harbour was dry, which led her to praise the absence of muddy foreshore at Friedrich Wilhelms Bad, Rugen, where beech-trees hang over the tideless Baltic, and cows may contemplate the brine.
Branksea Island lost its immense foreshores, and became a sombre episode of trees.
The lightless walls seem to spring from the very mud upon which the stranded barges lie; and the narrow lanes coming down to the foreshore resemble the paths of smashed bushes and crumbled earth where big game comes to drink on the banks of tropical streams.
It was built originally for a coastguard station and meant to hold a lifeboat, but they found they could never launch the lifeboat when they had it, so the man to whom all the foreshore and most of the land around here belongs - a Mr.
Over the river men were at work with spades and sieves on the sandy foreshore, and on the river was a boat, also diligently employed for some mysterious end.
He was said to have become unconscious while in the tank at No.8B Ondo Street, Osborne Foreshore, Ikoyi, around 4.45pm on Saturday, June 1, 2019.
Volunteers are being asked to help clear the foreshore of the plastic and waste that washes up with the tide every year creating a hazard to walkers, dogs and wildlife.
CHRISTMAS comes late for the South Wales Sea Angling club when they stage their festive competition on the Cardiff foreshore tomorrow.
FOLLOWING work undertaken in January and March 2018 with the community of Flint to explore, discuss and investigate their aspirations for the foreshore, two unique commissions are being taken forward to help transform this unique waterside location.
LONG.AWAITED plans to redevelop the Mumbles Pier headland and foreshore have hit yet another delay after an intervention from the Welsh Government.
The installations, near Flint Castle and the town's RNLI station, are a striking element of the masterplan to revive and regenerate Flint foreshore, supported by Cadw and Welsh Government funding.