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"coastline" in British English

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coastlinenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈkəʊst.laɪn/  us   /ˈkoʊst-/
C2 the ​particularshape of the ​coast, ​especially as ​seen from above, from the ​sea, or on a ​map
(Definition of coastline from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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coastlinenoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈkoʊstˌlɑɪn/
the ​shape of the ​land next to the ​sea, esp. when ​seen from the ​air or as ​shown on a ​map
(Definition of coastline from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “coastline”
in Arabic سَاحِل…
in Korean 해안선…
in Portuguese litoral…
in Catalan litoral…
in Japanese 海岸線…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指从空中、海上或地图上看到的)海岸线…
in Turkish sahil şeridi…
in Russian береговая линия…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指從空中、海上或地圖上看到的)海岸線…
in Italian costa, linea costiera…
in Polish linia brzegowa…
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