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.
November, 14-15, 2019 | Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel | Baltimore, MD
It's historic Inner Harbor District, one of Baltimore's newest and most upscale neighborhoods, has made the city into a major center for tourism and travel.
Located in the heart of the Inner Harbor and situated directly on the water, the venue is undergoing a multimillion-dollar renovation that includes a new tensile roof structure and seating for the 2018 concert season.
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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.
The station located in the Consolidated Slip area of the inner harbor was the site of 87 and 58 percent of the Limnoria and Lyrodus, respectively, counted during the study.
Baltimore, MD, February 19, 2015 --(PR.com)-- The City of Baltimore now provides free WiFi at its historic Inner Harbor using 60 GHz radios from Siklu (http://www.siklu.com) to transport the communications traffic.
At Victoria's inner harbor, there is a "don't miss" spot dominated by the Empress Hotel and the classic architecture of the buildings housing the provincial legislature.