Posted by ESC on August 01, 2004
In Reply to: "Eastern Seaboard" posted by Rachel on August 01, 2004
: Anyone know the origin for the term "Eastern Seaboard"?
I don't know the history. Other than it's eastern and it's a seaboard.
\Sea"board`\, n. [Sea + board, F. bord side.] The seashore; seacoast. --Ld. Berners.
Main Entry: sea.board
Pronunciation: 'sE-"bOrd, -"bord
: SEACOAST; also : the country bordering a seacoast
- seaboard adjective