Entry from US English dictionary
Definition of coastward in English:
Toward the coast.
- With the exception of significant salary gains in Denver, the coastward migration of IT dollars continues
- By Monday, the latest day for which forecasts are available, the system will have grown in strength to head coastward hot on the heels of Cyclone Baaz.
- The Tokaido highway in the Edo era was located about 500 m coastward from the Omori Shell Mounds, showing that the coastline has recessed from that in the Jomon period.
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