neap tide definition

  • noun:
    • A tide occurring once the difference between large and reasonable wave is minimum; the best level of high tide. Neap tide comes twice monthly, in the 1st and third quarters of this moon.
    • The tide which happens just after the first and third quarters of moon, if you find minimum difference between high-tide and low wave.
    • a less than normal wave happening on very first and third quarters for the moon

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