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noun as in estuary

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Collapsing tidewater glaciers often recede until they hit shallow water.

It’s done in shallow tidewater, and by wading along the long cord, multiple baited lines can be tended.

The Taliaferro family was a prominent one in Tidewater Virginia.

The falls are at the head of tidewater and flow over a black basalt cliff.

The Meeker case in 1911, concerning the cost of transporting coal to tidewater by the Lehigh Valley, is a good illustration.

The eyes of the two tidewater boys grew large, and both clinched their guns convulsively.

Others refused to testify concerning methods of fixing the price for anthracite coal at tidewater.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tidewater, such as: inlet, waterway, arm, creek, firth, and fjord.

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