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tide·mark

 (tīd′märk′)
n.
1. A line or mark on a shore indicating the highest or lowest level reached by the tide.
2. A trace or indication of past activity: "Just along the highway into town is the last tidemark of the Nazi advance, a brutal tangle of brown sculpture" (Regina Nadelson).

tidemark

(ˈtaɪdˌmɑːk)
n
1. (Physical Geography) a mark left by the highest or lowest point of a tide
2. (Physical Geography) a marker indicating the highest or lowest point reached by a tide
3. chiefly Brit a mark showing a level reached by a liquid: a tidemark on the bath.
4. informal chiefly Brit a dirty mark on the skin, indicating the extent to which someone has washed

tide•mark

(ˈtaɪdˌmɑrk)

n.
1. the point reached or risen above: the tidemark of our prosperity.
2. a mark left by the highest or lowest point of a tide.
3. a mark indicating such a point.
[1790–1800]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tidemark - indicator consisting of a line at the highwater or low-water limits of the tides
indicator - a device for showing the operating condition of some system
Translations

tidemark

[ˈtaɪdmɑːk] N
1. (= tideline) → línea f de la marea alta
2. (hum) (in bath, on neck) → cerco m (de suciedad)

tidemark

[ˈtaɪdˌmɑːk] nlinea di marea
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For, now, the last of the fleet of ships was round the last low point we had headed; and the last green barge, straw-laden, with a brown sail, had followed; and some ballast-lighters, shaped like a child's first rude imitation of a boat, lay low in the mud; and a little squat shoal-lighthouse on open piles, stood crippled in the mud on stilts and crutches; and slimy stakes stuck out of the mud, and slimy stones stuck out of the mud, and red landmarks and tidemarks stuck out of the mud, and an old landing-stage and an old roofless building slipped into the mud, and all about us was stagnation and mud.
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Light microscopic observation and Mankin's evaluation revealed defects on cartilage surface, full-thickness chondral defects with many fissurations downward extending to radiating layer, blurring in layering and irregular in structure, tidemark broken and calcified layer distinctly thickened in KOA group.
Cartilage damage was evaluated by the following scoring system: the depth was scored on a scale of 0-5 where 0 was normal; 1 minimal, affecting the superficial zone only; 2 mild invasion into the upper middle zone only; 3 moderate invasion well into the middle zone; 4 marked invasion into the deep zone but not to the tidemark; and 5 severe fullthickness degradation to the tidemark.
We found positive vessels located underneath the tidemark in the subchondral bone (Figure 4(a) and supplemental Figure 1).
Follow the tide mark Ensure the new soil level does not come higher than it was in the pot (there is likely to be a tidemark around the stem).