Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Occurring, living, or working along a seacoast.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Existing or employed along the shore or coast: as, the longshore fisheries; a longshore boatman.
  • noun A longshoreman.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Belonging to the seashore or a seaport; along and on the shore.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of, relating to, occurring at, or living along a seacoast

Etymologies

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

[Short for alongshore.]

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

Aphesis of alongshore

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