shore drift


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shore drift

[′shȯr ‚drift]
(geology)
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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In this way, the durability of the seawalls can be extended and their effectiveness in decreasing the long shore drift effect is increased [26].
With 20 or 30 boats crowding the Malling Shore drifts, Jim, who was fishing for St Mungo's Angling Club, decided to head for International Bay at the Road Shore.
It was the right move because while 95 per cent of the anglers were concentrating on the Road Shore drifts, the Sunburst Trio were doing very nicely, thank you.
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