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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The outline or shape of land next to the sea.

Usage examples (35)
  • The large ship followed the coastline all the way north.
  • It lied somewhere deep beyond the Montenegrin coastline inland.
  • The coastline is heavily indented by bays that almost cut it into pieces.
  • You know as well as I do that not all coastline is worth defending regardless of cost. for more
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