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Tidal flow   /tˈaɪdəl floʊ/   Listen
Tidal flow

The water current caused by the tides.  Synonym: tidal current.

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... something like a mile and a half long, extending southward into Jersey City. The surface is a network of matted vegetation and roots perhaps five feet deep, and under that lies a mass of blue clay or river silt 100 feet or more in depth. The original tidal flow over these marsh lands has been obstructed by viaducts for railroads and streets, leaving only two natural outlets, a sluice way at Fifteenth street on the north, and on the south a basin constructed ...
— Scientific American Suppl. No. 299 • Various

Words linked to "Tidal flow" :   tide, current, aegir, eagre, tidal bore, eager, bore, stream

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