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How to use tidemark in a sentence
Mr. Cahoon's countenance—that portion of it above the whisker tidemark, of course—registered horror at the thought.Fair Harbor | Joseph Crosby Lincoln
This was the tidemark of a friendly bite Cleg had given to a friend, in whose double row were no gaps.Cleg Kelly, Arab of the City | S. R. (Samuel Rutherford) Crockett
British Dictionary definitions for tidemark
a mark left by the highest or lowest point of a tide
a marker indicating the highest or lowest point reached by a tide
mainly British a mark showing a level reached by a liquid: a tidemark on the bath
informal, mainly British a dirty mark on the skin, indicating the extent to which someone has washed
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Scientific definitions for tidemark
A line or mark on a shore indicating the highest or lowest level reached by the tide.
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