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  • n. Plural form of seacoast.

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Examples

  • These folks support us because, despite their differences on other issues and, like the great majority of the American people, they share a deep respect for this country's legacy of mountains, productive farm and ranchlands, forests, prairies and rivers running to our magnificent seacoasts.

    Mark Tercek: The Federal Budget Cannot Be Balanced on the Back of America's Lands and Waters

  • Newfoundland and Labrador may be considered the “Far East of the Western World, renowned for friendly people, marine wildlife and stunning seacoasts.”

    Matthew Yglesias » Endgame

  • Unlike the pterosaurs, who mainly hunted fish and nested on cliffs near seacoasts, Archaeopteryx inhabited a complex, multilevel forest niche.

    Birdology

  • The lagoons and along the seacoasts are ideal for kayaking.

    Guide to alternative tourism in Michoacán

  • The forests near rivers and seacoasts would yield fuel for only a short time, and transporting wood from a distance would greatly reduce net surpluses.

    Energy and Society~ Chapter 5~ Steam~ Key to the Industrial Revolution

  • But the same enchanting Siren music once tailored to Alaskans is currently playing for Floridians, Californians, and others who live on our seacoasts.

    Riki Ott: Beware the Sirens of Big Oil

  • But what about rising sea levels that will flood seacoasts?

    Archive 2009-06-01

  • Every steak you buy, every potroast you eat, is encouraging the despoilment of the air you breathe, the sinking of the seacoasts, the melting of the glaciers and the desertification of now fertile land.

    Sound Politics: Faith-based initiatives

  • Russiaair pollution from heavy industry, emissions of coal-fired electric plants, and transportation in major cities; industrial, municipal, and agricultural pollution of inland waterways and seacoasts; deforestation; soil erosion; soil contamination from improper application of agricultural chemicals; scattered areas of sometimes intense radioactive contamination; groundwater contamination from toxic waste; urban solid waste management; abandoned stocks of obsolete pesticides

    Environment-current issues

  • Environment—current issues: air pollution from heavy industry, emissions of coal-fired electric plants, and transportation in major cities; industrial, municipal, and agricultural pollution of inland waterways and seacoasts; deforestation; soil erosion; soil contamination from improper application of agricultural chemicals; scattered areas of sometimes intense radioactive contamination; groundwater contamination from toxic waste; urban solid waste management; abandoned stocks of obsolete pesticides

    Russia

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