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

  • n. Land bordering a body of water; a bank or shore.
  • adj. Of, relating to, or situated at the waterside.
  • adj. Living or working along the waterside.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The land bordering a body of water
  • adj. of, pertaining to or situated on a waterside

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The brink of water; the bank or margin of a river, stream, or lake; the sea-shore: sometimes used attributively.

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

  • n. land bordering a body of water

Etymologies

From water + side. (Wiktionary)

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