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Definitions of ebb:
  • noun:   the outward flow of the tide
  • noun:   a gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number)
  • verb:   fall away or decline
    Example: "The patient's strength ebbed away"
  • verb:   hem in fish with stakes and nets so as to prevent them from going back into the sea with the ebb
  • verb:   flow back or recede
    Example: "The tides ebbed at noon"

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