coastwise definition

  • adverb:
    • Along, by means of, or following a coast: The winds blew coastwise. Coastwise winds added towards the storm.
    • over the coast.
    • by means of, or along, the coast; following a coastline.
    • through, or across the coast
  • adjective:
    • Along the coastline.
    • along or following a-coast
  • others:
    • By way of or along the shore.
    • following shore: moving or continued over the coastline: as, the coastwise trade.

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