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English definition of “offshore”

offshore

adjective, adverb     /ˌɒfˈʃɔːr/ US  /ˌɑːfˈʃɔːr/
away from or at a distance from the coast: offshore engineering an offshore breeze The wind was blowing offshore.Coasts and beachesBays and gulfsTerms for location and direction used at sea
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