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 ...
The Environment Dictionary (2002)
by David Kemp
NERITIC ZONE NATURAL SELECTION See Darwin, C.R. NATURAL VEGETATION The combination of plants produced in an area as a result of the interactions of climatic and edaphic factors. When the environmental elements are in ...
Illustrated Dictionary and Resource Directory of Environmental and Occupational Health, Second Edition (2010)
by Herman Koren
neritic — Of or pertaining to the ...
by William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, J. G.M. Thewissen
Primarily neritic species include gray whales (Eschrichtius robustus), harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena), and ...
by E.G. Gregorich, L. W. Turchenek, M.R. Carter, Denis A. Angers
neritic zone neutron bacteria) suspended in air or water, compared to a reference suspension. nephelometre neritic zone Shallow regions (<200 m depth) of a lake or ocean that border the land. In oceans, relates to water overlying the ...
by Jacqueline Smith
neritic /ni-rit-ik/ Describing the shallow- water marine ...
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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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