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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ea·gre n.  A wave, or two or three successive waves, of great height and violence, at flood tide moving up an estuary or river; -- commonly called the bore or tidal bore. See Bore.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 tidal bore
      n : a high wave (often dangerous) caused by tidal flow (as by
          colliding tidal currents or in a narrow estuary) [syn: bore,
           eagre, aegir, eager]