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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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21) For example (moving shoreward from the high seas), UNCLOS grants coastal states "sovereign rights" in their EEZ to "explore, exploit, conserve, and manage" the resources, both living and nonliving, both within the water column and on and below the seabed.
he sputtered, splintering shoreward through the ice, "Fishing is done for the day.
There was controversy in the locally-based Fife Class with some yachts failing to observe the two-limit marks which are supposed be passed on the north shoreward side at all times.
Immersed boldly, Swimming strongly Cephas shoreward.
Because winter brings powerful storms and shoreward currents, the spring cleanup typically nets twice as much trash.
A powerful, fast-moving category four storm, with sustained winds of 240 kilometers per hour (km/h) (150 miles per hour, mph) at its center, Charley traveled into the Gulf of Mexico, turned shoreward at Charlotte Harbor, and continued to the northeast, ripping through coastal communities while hoarding strength for surprised residents as far inland as Orlando.
Geological Survey have shown that even on these long, straight coastlines, one section of beach may recede shoreward by tens of yards during a storm, while a few miles down the coast the beach may be unaltered.
As tsunami propagates shoreward, large turbulent bores rush inland and cause significant damage to the coastal area.
Adjacent shallower facies, such as the limestones of the Saarde Formation of the Raikkula Stage, and limestones and marlstones of the Adavere Stage, contain geochemical and lithological indicators allowing tracing the processes in shoreward direction.
Striking to set the hook, Alan Wood, of Cramlington, knew he was into a decent fish and, as he coaxed it shoreward and it began to fight harder, he knew it was a really good catch which needed the help of nearby anglers to land.
The simplest explanation for why beavers tended to cut trees far from the water from the downhill, shoreward side is that they merely cut the tree from the side reached first when they came from the water.
The unit was not designed for shoreward defense, but it worked great.