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low-water marknoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˌləʊˈwɔː.tə ˌmɑːk/ us   /ˌloʊˈwɑː.t̬ɚ ˌmɑːrk/ also low-water line
the lowest point on a beach that is reached by the sea at low tide
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