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offshore

off·shore

offshore

 
pronunciation:
awf shor
parts of speech:
adverb, adjective
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adverb
definition: away from the shore.
The boat anchored offshore.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: turned or moving away from the shore.
definition 2: situated, taking place, or operating at a distance from the shore.
offshore islandsan offshore drilling operation
 
definition 3: designating property, investments, or businesses that are based or registered in a foreign country.
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