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English definition of “ebb”

ebb

verb [I]  /eb/ us  
(of the sea or its tide) to move away from the coast and fall to a lower level, or, more generally, (of something) to become less or disappear: He could feel his strength ebbing (away).

ebb

noun [U]  /eb/ us  
the tide when it is moving away from the coast:
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