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SHORE. Land on the side of the sea, a lake, or a river, is called the shore. Strictly speaking, however, when the water does not ebb and flow, in a river, there is no shore. See 4 Hill, N. Y. Rep. 375; 6 Cowen, 547; and Seashore.

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It was not seen until it was almost on top of them, racing shorewards at 20 miles an hour.
Then the German turned shorewards with a trail of smoke behind him and force-landed".
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This lithofacies was probably formed shorewards of the shoal facies zone, where calcareous silt (or pellets) and mud were alternately deposited in low-energy intertidal conditions (facies zone I by Nestor & Einasto 1977).