Definition of landside

1 : the side of something near water that is turned toward the land
2 obsolete : shore
3 : the side of a furrow next to the land in plowing
4 : a sidepiece opposite the plow moldboard sometimes forming a V with the share edge (as in a bar share) or consisting of a revolving disk wheel that guides the plow and receives the side pressure when the furrow is turned

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“Landside.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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