beach face

beach face

[bēch ‚fās]
(geology)
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Experts warn of cancer risk from polluted beach CHILDREN exposed to radioactive pollution at a popular beach face a "significant" risk of developing cancer, a health study warns.
where b is the average slope of the beach face (remains constant); TD is the elevation of the dune toe or beach/dune junction; and DBL is the vertical shift in the beach profile that results from the presence of a rip current (considered a safety factor).
Visitors boozing on Edinburgh's Portobello Beach face being arrested after a byelaw banning anti-social consumption of alcohol was invoked by police.
Inland Towers and Vistaview Apartments in North Miami Beach face foreclosure [SFBJ] and [SFBJ]
The owners of Blackpool Pleasure Beach face massive compensation claims after a car got stuck on the Big Dipper and another slammed into it.
DOG owners walking their pets on the beach face being jailed for three months under new laws revealed yesterday.
The role of suspended sediment in shore normal beach profile changes induced net onshore suspended sediment transport, resulting in beach face accretion and a steepening of the foreshore profile.
Recently published books include "Pam Beach Faces and Places" (partially underwritten by The Breakers), and the 50[sup.
JAMIE SPENCER and Aidan O'Brien bid for back-toback victories in the Grade 1 Man O'War Stakes at Belmont Park tonight when TREASURE BEACH faces seven rivals in New York.
Anyone breaching the orders by allowing their dogs on to the designated areas of beach faces a fixed penalty fine of pounds 75.
To the north, a loamy beach faces the emerald-blue coastal waters of the Cuban seashelf, with coral reefs, underwater marine terraces and the submarine canyons of the Mani-Mani and the Morrillo rivers.