Beach

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7-4-020

A sloping area along the shore line above low water covered with loose deposits - e.g. sand or pebbles.




Please note that this is the term as it stands in the original IALA Dictionary edition (1970-1989)

acceleration due to gravity (m/s2)

International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities - AISM