Definition of 'landwards'
Example sentences containing 'landwards'
It would be better to assault over open beaches and create temporary artificial harbours until a port could be captured from landwards.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The volcanoes burst to the surface landwards of the ocean trench, rising as they do from the depths of the subduction zone.THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)
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