Mean High-Water Line (MHWL)

Science / Tides and Currents / Mean High-Water Line (MHWL): The line on a chart or map which represents the intersection of the land with the water surface at the elevation of mean high water. See shoreline.

Other Words for Line

Line Verb Synonyms: interline, cover, face, ceil
Line Noun Synonyms: wrinkle, crease, crinkle, furrow, crow's-foot
Line Adjective Synonyms: mark, pencil-mark, pen-mark, rule, score, stroke, underline, underscore, diagonal, slash, virgule, shilling-mark, solidus, separatrix, oblique
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Other Words for Mean

Mean Adjective Synonyms: denote, signify, indicate, note, specify, designate, represent, betoken, signal, carry, convey, drive at, refer to, allude to, communicate, express, bring out, get over or across, imply, suggest, connote, intimate, hint (at)
Mean Verb Synonyms: portend, show, foretell, foreshadow, promise, presage, augur, herald
Mean Noun Synonyms: intend, design, purpose, plan, aim, have in mind, contemplate, have in view, want, wish, expect, hope, be motivated by, have as justification
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Mendoza Line

Entertainment / Baseball / Mendoza Line: Figurative boundary in the batting averages between those batters hitting above and below .215, Mario Mendoza's career average. MORE

Means Of Production

Technology / Television (TV) / Means Of Production: Marx's term for the locations (factories and the like) at which goods are produced and men and women labor. MORE

Meandering Stream

Science / Geology / Meandering Stream: A stream that has many bends (meanders). This type of drainage pattern usually develops on a nearly level landscape and where the banks of the stream are easily eroded. MORE

Midcourt Line

Entertainment / Basketball / Midcourt Line: The line in the middle of the court that separates the frontcourt from the backcourt. MORE

Miogeosyncline

Science / Geology / Miogeosyncline: A Geosyncline that is situated near a craton and receives chemical and well-sorted elastic sediments from the continent. MORE

Mortgage Pipeline

Business / Finance / Mortgage Pipeline: The period from the taking of applications from prospective mortgage borrowers to the marketing of the loans. MORE

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