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Definition of "shoreline" [shoreline]

  • The edge of a body of water. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "shoreline" in a sentence
  • "First dubbed the Mexican Riviera by the American cruise industry, today this magnificent shoreline is the fourth most popular cruise destination in the world with approximately 300 cruises annually."
  • "At the south end of Los Ayala beach, the shoreline is rocky and dotted with caves that tempt visitors to explore a little."
  • "I would add that I do think people should live downtown but having some breathing space that takes in some shoreline is not a bad thing either."
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