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Riptide

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noun - A riptide is strong flow of water flowing away from a shoreline, typically near a pier, jetty or through the surf.

Usage[edit]

The swimmers swam near the pier on their way out of the ocean race in order to gain an advantage from the riptide.

Synonym[edit]

rip current

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