Definition of 'shoreline'
Example sentences containing 'shoreline'
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It's the stuff you get along the shoreline of a sea used as a transnational lavatory. Times, Sunday Times (2007)At Turnberry, the sea and the shoreline are dangers on certain holes. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I followed the shoreline out to a headland and around its other side; then inland, upward. Tuning the Rig: A Journey to the Arctic (1990)
Trends of 'shoreline'
Used Occasionally. shoreline is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'shoreline'
British English: shoreline NOUN
A shoreline is the edge of a sea, lake, or wide river.
...the rocks along the shoreline.
Definition of shoreline from the Collins English Dictionary
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