American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A period of cessation in the strong flow of a current of water, especially at high or low tide.
- n. An area in a sea or river unaffected by currents; still water.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. the time when the tide runs slowly, or the water is at rest; or the interval between the flux and reflux of the tide.
- n. the occurrence of relatively still water at the turn of the (low) tide
- n. a stretch of water without current or movement
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