Meaning of “the East Coast” in the English Dictionary

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"the East Coast" in British English

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the East Coastnoun

uk /ˌiːst ˈkəʊst/ us /ˌiːst ˈkoʊst/

in the US, the part of the country near the Atlantic Ocean, including cities such as New York, Boston, and Philadelphia

(Definition of “the East Coast” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"East coast" in American English

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East coastnoun [ U ]

/ˈist ˈkoʊst/

(in the US) the area near the Atlantic Ocean, from Maine to Florida

(Definition of “East coast” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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