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ebb
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Great Expectations
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  • I had pulled down as far as Greenwich with the ebb tide, and had turned with the tide.
  • As foreign steamers would leave London at about the time of high-water, our plan would be to get down the river by a previous ebb-tide, and lie by in some quiet spot until we could pull off to one.

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  • The patient’s strength ebbed away.
  • The tides ebbed at noon.

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