inner harbor


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inner harbor

[¦in·ər ′här·bər]
(geography)
The part of a harbor more remote from the sea, as contrasted with the outer harbor; this expression is normally used only in a harbor that is clearly divided into parts, by a narrow passageway or artificial structure; the inner harbor generally has additional protection and is often the principal berthing area.
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The vessel was safely moored in the inner harbor, and the sailing-master was waiting to receive my husband's orders on board.
They towed us back to the inner harbor, and we be- came a fixture, a feature, an institution of the place.
It seemed as though we had been forgotten by the world, belonged to nobody, would get nowhere; it seemed that, as if bewitched, we would have to live for ever and ever in that inner harbor, a derision and a by- word to generations of long-shore loafers and dishonest boatmen.
This location is also on Baltimores Inner Harbor, Marylands biggest tourist attraction, as well as proximate to Harborplace and The Galley, which offer a multitude of dining and retail establishments.
Trash Wheel removed at least 213 tons of trash from the city's Inner Harbor last year, stopping plastic and other debris before it reached the ocean.
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The Inner Harbor store is led by Kevin Hutchins and has a staff of eight employees who are trained to assist all customers with purchasing decisions, customer service and technical support.
The Mid-Atlantic Writing Centers Association will host the International Writing Centers Association joined conference with the National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing (IWCANCPTW) in Baltimore, Inner Harbor, MD, November 4-6, 2010.
The Baltimore location boasts attractions such as the USS Constellation, dining at the Inner Harbor, historic Fells Point, the Waiters Art Museum, the Frederick Douglass Museum, the Flag House where the Star Spangled Banner was sewn and much more.