tide table


noun

a table listing the predicted times and heights of the tides for specific dates and places.

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Also called tide chart .

Origin of tide table

First recorded in 1585–95

Words nearby tide table

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Example sentences from the Web for tide table

  • I exclude all the technicalities that I can, but the reader should take note that the tide-table is very important henceforward.

    The Riddle of the Sands|Erskine Childers
  • He called in one of the clerks, and told him to go out to get him an almanac with a tide-table.

    The Lost Heir|G. A. Henty

British Dictionary definitions for tide table

tide table

noun

a table showing the height of the tide at different times of day over a period at a particular place
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