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riverfront

Line breaks: river|front
Pronunciation: /ˈrɪvəfrʌnt
 
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Definition of riverfront in English:

noun

The land or property alongside a river: warehouses line the riverfront [as modifier]: a riverfront restaurant
More example sentences
  • Cities like Minneapolis and Memphis are avidly reclaiming their riverfronts.
  • They were focused on harbors or riverfronts, since water transport fueled commerce.
  • In a significant development at its Southbank complex, Baptist Medical Center intends to almost double the size of its emergency department as well as build a clinical services center and a parking garage along the riverfront.

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