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    inshore

    inshore - Dictionary definition and meaning for word inshore

    Definition
    (adj) (of winds) coming from the sea toward the land
    Synonyms : onshore , seaward , shoreward
    Example Sentence
    • an inshore breeze
    • an onshore gale
    • sheltered from seaward winds
    Definition
    (adj) close to a shore
    Example Sentence
    • inshore fisheries
    Definition
    (adv) toward the shore
    Example Sentence
    • we swam two miles inshore
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