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Ebb Tide

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noun - An ebb tide is the receding or outgoing (seaward) flow of water when the water level near a shore is lowered. The reverse flow is called the flood tide where there is an inflow of water that results in rising water levels near shore.

Usage[edit]

The swimmers had a difficult time swimming against the ebb tide.

Antonym[edit]

flood tide

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