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ebb
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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Definition
decline — typically gradually as with the height of the tide
  • He was removed, loudly protesting, to the police-station, while the inspector remained upon the premises in the hope that the ebbing tide might afford some fresh clue.
    Adventure VI — The Man with the Twisted Lip (47% in)

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