Adjective "estuarial" definition and examples

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'Gravesend is an estuarial town, almost surrounded by water - on the banks of the Thames, close to the Medway and not far from the coast.'
  2. 'The tolls charged for use of the Bridge were the highest for any estuarial crossing in Britain.'

Definitions

1. that part of the mouth or lower course of a river in which the river's current meets the sea's tide.

2. an arm or inlet of the sea at the lower end of a river.

More examples(as adjective)

"plans can be estuarial."

"developments can be estuarial."

"crossings can be estuarial."

Origin

(estuary)