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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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nekton neritic nekton nematode A collective reference for the marine animals. Worms. neoclassical economic theory A body of economic theory introduced in later part of the 19th century. neoclassical theory of regional development The ...
by Barbara Charton, John Tietjen
neritic distribution A function of the available ...
Encyclopedia of Ecology (2014)
For example, pelagic, neritic, and planktonic algae tend to be either unicellular or colonial life-forms; parenchymatous and pseudoparench- ymatous algae tend to be cumaphytes; and filamentous and herpophytes tend to have a ...
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 (2016)
by Herman Koren
neritic — Of or pertaining to the ...
by William F. Perrin, Bernd Wursig, J.G.M. 'Hans' Thewissen
Primarily neritic species include gray whales (Eschrichtius robustus), harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena), and ...
by Jacqueline Smith
neritic /ni-rit-ik/ Describing the shallow- water marine ...
A Dictionary of Zoology (2003)
by Michael Allaby
neritic Applied to that ...
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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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