Meaning of “ebb tide” in the English Dictionary

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"ebb tide" in British English

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ebb tidenoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈeb ˌtaɪd/ us /ˈeb ˌtaɪd/

the regular movement of the sea away from the coast

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

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