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English definition of “offshore”

offshore

adjective, adverb    /ˈɔfˈʃɔr, -ˈʃoʊr/
away from or at a distance from the land : an offshore oil rig Offshore businesses , banks , or accounts are located in an island country or a country away from your own country .
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