Definition of Gulf coast
1. Noun. A seashore of the Gulf of Mexico.
Generic synonyms: Coast, Sea-coast, Seacoast, Seashore
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gulf Coast
Literary usage of Gulf coast
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"Important branches of these lines extend to Tampico on the gulf coast, to Manzanillo on the Pacific coast, and westward and southward into Michoacan and ..."
2. A History of the People of the United States: From the Revolution to the by John Bach McMaster (1895)
"THE gulf coast THREATENED. 14.9 Not long before his death Ross had been bidden to take his whole force to Jamaica as soon as his work in the Chesapeake was ..."
3. Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (1857)
"On the gulf coast, on the contrary, the tides are small, and therefore easily affected by extraneous circumstances, and, as a rule, on more than two thirds ..."
4. Mineral Deposits by Waldemar Lindgren (1919)
"The Salt Deposits of the gulf coast.1—The greatest salt deposits in the ... AF Lucas, The possible existence of deep-seated oil deposits on the gulf coast, ..."
5. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1890)
"A SUMMARY OF OBSERVATIONS ON THE BIRDS OF THE gulf coast OF FLORIDA. ... A regular and common migrant, breeding on the gulf coast of Florida at least as far ..."
6. Southwestern Historical Quarterly by Texas State Historical Association, Herbert Eugene Bolton, Eugene Campbell Barker (1907)
"... A CHAPTER IN THE HISTORY OF THE gulf coast.1 HERBERT E. BOLTON. This sketch of the founding of Mission Nuestra Señora del Rosario for the ..."
7. Texas in the Middle Eighteenth Century: Studies in Spanish Colonial History by Herbert Eugene Bolton (1915)
"When, at the close of the seventeenth century, the French and the Spaniards first attempted to occupy the gulf coast in the neighborhood of Matagorda Bay, ..."