spring tide

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

spring tide

noun

: a tide in which the sea rises and falls more than usual

Full Definition of SPRING TIDE

:  a tide of greater-than-average range around the times of new moon and full moon

First Known Use of SPRING TIDE

circa 1548

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