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“waterfront” in British English

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waterfrontnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈwɔː.tə.frʌnt/ us /ˈwɑː.t̬ɚ.frʌnt/

a part of a town that is next to an area of water such as a river or the sea :

She owns a popular tourist restaurant on the town's waterfront.

(Definition of “waterfront” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“waterfront” in American English

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waterfrontnoun [ C ]

us /ˈwɔ·t̬ərˌfrʌnt, ˈwɑt̬·ər-/

a part of a town next to an area of water such as a lake, a river, or the ocean

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