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- present participle of
beaching (plural beachings)
- An event in which a marine animal beaches itself
2007 September 16, Ray Rivera, “2nd Shark Washes Up on Rockaway Beach and Is Pushed Back”, New York Times:
- The beachings, coming so close together, are considered extremely rare, in part because threshers mainly rove deep waters.