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lag of the tide

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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the interval by which the time of high water falls behind the mean time, in the first and third quarters of the moon; -- opposed to priming of the tide, or the acceleration of the time of high water, in the second and fourth quarters; depending on the relative positions of the sun and moon.

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