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alongshore

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of, relating to, or situated in the waters near the shore
  • temperatures are moderated by an alongshore current

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The first known use of alongshore was in 1684

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“Alongshore.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/alongshore. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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