English version

spring tide

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Oceanography
spring tideˌspring ˈtide noun [countable]  HEOa large rise and fall in the level of the sea at the time of the new moon and the full moonneap tide
Examples from the Corpus
spring tideOutside, the mob surged around me, retiring and returning like a spring tide.But next day we were ready to take advantage of the high spring tide and fly.
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