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  • n. Plural form of shore.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of shore.


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  • A worldwide characteristic of rocky shores is the vertical layers, or zones, of animals and plants extending from the species that are almost always immersed to those that are only wetted by the highest tides or wave splash.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • Fellow Mitchievillians: We have to protect our shores from the foreign invaders of Hagerstown, Bint City and Lupersville.

    Archive 2007-09-01

  • Using driftwood, recycled wood from demolitions, pieces found in shores and rivers, as well as material certified by FSO, decreases the environmental footprint of his work.

    Priscilla | Inhabitat

  • A medieval act - still in force today - decreed that any whale, dolphin, porpoise or sturgeon washed up on English shores is the property of the monarch.

    Pollinated Here & There

  • Tucked away between the towering hotels of Cancun's sparkling shores is a cultural treasure known as La Casa del Arte Popular Mexicano.

    Cancun's Cultural Oasis: La Casa del Arte Popular Mexicano

  • Preventing 9/11 wherever it might happen in America, winning the war overseas, not bringing it here to our shores, is the issue in that regard.


  • When Carol Thatcher returns to these shores from the jungle she may well be rather surprised to find her ‘good friend’ Linda McDougall quoted in most of the papers.

    Archive 2005-12-01

  • They've settled down both areas and the fan base that first greeted their arrival on the Gulf shores is back and genuinely excited about their team. - Playoffs sampling some 'new blood'

  • But I call your attention, gentlemen, to the miracle of assimilation which has taken place in the United States; the power of that great people to assimilate the millions who have come to their shores is one of the miracles of history.

    Conscience As A National Asset

  • The first welcome of strange shores is not often forgotten by the traveller, however numerous may be the subsequent experiences; so these flattering attentions were most sincerely appreciated then, and have never ceased to awaken emotions of gratitude in my heart.

    Hawaii's Story, by Hawaii's Queen


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