low-tide terrace

low-tide terrace

[′lō ¦tīd ′ter·əs]
(geology)
A flat area of a beach adjacent to the low-water line.
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8 m/s during spring tides and decreased rapidly eastward, being almost zero on the low-tide terrace of Laida beach.
Under winter conditions, the maximum ebb tide and low-water currents flowed out of the inlet, in a seaward direction and were converged along the external parts of the low-tide terrace.
3], zone 1a) and also on the low-tide terrace and beach face of the eastern area of Laida beach (47,500 [m.
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