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English definition of “out”

out

adverb, preposition (COAST)    /aʊt/
away from the coast or beach: Is the tide coming in or going out? You can only see the beach when the tide is out.Terms for location and direction used at seaCoasts and beachesBays and gulfs
(Definition of out adverbpreposition (COAST) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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