Definitions for slack tide

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slack water, slack tide(noun)

    the occurrence of relatively still water at the turn of the (low) tide

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  1. Rolf Hut:

    But the moment they were close to the Golden Gate would have been the moment the tide reverses. And that would give them a moment of slack tide, in which they could have reached marine headlands in the northern site of the Golden Gate Bridge.

  2. Rolf Hut:

    If they hit it exactly at midnight, the beautiful thing is that we see that they would have been sucked out towards the Golden Gate Bridge, but the moment they were close to the Golden Gate would have been the moment the tide reverses. And that would give them a moment of slack tide, in which they could have reached marine headlands in the northern site of the Golden Gate Bridge.

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