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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See high tide.
  • n. The state of a body of water that has reached its highest level.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The location of high tide on a coastal area.
  • n. The highest stage of a river.
  • n. The maximum level attained.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. the utmost flow or greatest elevation of the tide; also, the time of such elevation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the tide when the water is highest

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