tideland

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noun tide·land \ˈtīd-ˌland, -lənd\

Definition of tideland

  1. 1 :  land overflowed during flood tide

  2. 2 :  land underlying the ocean and lying beyond the low-water limit of the tide but being within the territorial waters of a nation —often used in plural

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1787

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