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Definition of the adjective neritic
What does neritic mean as an attribute of a noun?
- of or relating to the region of the sea over the continental shelf which is less than 200 meters deep
- examples: neritic fauna | neritic oil
- lexical domain: Relational Adjectives (pertainyms)
- relating to the region of shallow water adjoining the seacoast
- example: neritic fauna
- similar: shallow
Alternative definition of the adjective neritic
- Describing a marine environment of shallow waters
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by Barbara Charton, John Tietjen
neritic distribution A function of the available ...
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by William F. Perrin, Bernd Würsig, J.G.M. Thewissen
Primarily neritic species include gray whales (Eschrichtius robustus), harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena), and ...
neritic (né-rit'ik), a. [Gr. vmpór, vapóc, flowing (see Nereid), + -it- ic.] Of or pertaining to the water near the coast, as contrasted with the high sea.
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Scrabble value of N1E1R1I1T1I1C3
The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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