adjective Date: 1911 1. extending or airing across an entire nation or continent <
a coast-to-coast flight
a coast-to-coast broadcast
2. extending from one end of a playing surface (as a basketball court) to the other <
a coast-to-coast rush
; also relating to or resulting from a coast-to-coast play <
a coast-to-coast layup
coast-to-coast adverb

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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