Definition of backshore

: the part of the seashore between the foreshore and the coastline covered by water only during storms of exceptional severity

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First Known Use of backshore

1899, in the meaning defined above

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“Backshore.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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