coastal plain


noun

a plain extending along a coast.

Nearby words

  1. coast redwood,
  2. coast rhododendron,
  3. coast-guard cutter,
  4. coast-to-coast,
  5. coastal,
  6. coastally,
  7. coasteering,
  8. coaster,
  9. coaster brake,
  10. coastguard

Origin of coastal plain

An Americanism dating back to 1895–1900

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