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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Inshore  \In"shore`\,  a. 
  Being  near  or  moving  towards  the  shore;  as  inshore 
  fisheries;  inshore  currents.  --  adv  Towards  the  shore;  as 
  the  boat  was  headed  inshore. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  inshore 
  adj  1:  (of  winds)  coming  from  the  sea  toward  the  land;  "an  inshore 
  breeze";  "an  onshore  gale";  "seaward  winds"  [syn:  {onshore}, 
  {seaward}]  [ant:  {offshore}] 
  2:  close  to  a  shore;  "inshore  fisheries" 
  adv  :  toward  the  shore;  "we  swam  two  miles  inshore" 




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