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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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The work begins with the prow of a boat moving shoreward.
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Based on shoreward increase in U in the Cambrian Alum Shales in Scandinavia, Schovsbo (2002) suggested that synsedimentary U enrichment had been controlled by a more efficient advective transport of U in those settings.
Rapid shoreward encroachment of salt marsh cordgrass in response to accelerated sea-level rise.
Behind him, a curtain of rain moves shoreward, and the ocean pushes itself furiously against the beach, coming for our island universe.
It would also have three marina floats, the most shoreward of which would be 127 feet long by 5 feet wide; the most lakeward would be 115 feet long by 5 feet wide.
In a panic, the fish will head shoreward toward the only breathable water they can find--the tiny oxygenated riffle the sea makes as it bumps lazily against the beach.