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East Coast

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  1. the region of the U.S. bordering on the Atlantic Ocean.
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Historical Examples

  • Pittenweem, a royal burgh and sea-port on the east-coast of Fife.

    The Works of John Knox, Volume 2 (of 6)

    John Knox

  • It was far exceeded at five other east-coast fishing stations.

    Devonshire

    Francis A. Knight

  • It is almost like the east-coast Dentalium, but is more slender.

    The Sea-beach at Ebb-tide

    Augusta Foote Arnold

  • Their station is among the rocks between tides, and their habits are quite the same as those of the east-coast species.

    The Sea-beach at Ebb-tide

    Augusta Foote Arnold

  • In the waters of Oregon and Washington there are a few trophons and other forms similar to the east-coast genera.

    The Sea-beach at Ebb-tide

    Augusta Foote Arnold