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"the foreshore" in British English

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the foreshorenoun [S]

uk   /ˈfɔː.ʃɔːr/  us   /ˈfɔːr.ʃɔːr/ specialized
the ​part of the ​land next to the ​sea that is between the ​limitsreached by high and ​low tide, or any ​part of this ​land that does not have ​grass or ​buildings on it
(Definition of the foreshore from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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