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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coastwiseadverb

    along or following a coast

    "coastal shipping"; "coastwise winds contributed to the storm"

  2. coastwiseadverb

    by way of, or along the coast

    "we were travelling coastwise"


  1. coastwiseadverb

    Towards the coast

  2. coastwiseadjective

    Toward the coast


  1. coastwise

    Coastwise, in general, refers to navigation, traffic or trade along or near a coast, especially domestically between ports within the same country. It may also refer to the route or the direction paralleling a coast.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coastwiseadverb

    alt. of Coastways

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Coastwise in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Coastwise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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