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littoral


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Littoral  \Lit"to*ral\,  a.  [L.  littoralis,  litoralis  from 
  littus,  litus,  the  seashore:  cf  F.  littoral.] 
  1.  Of  or  pertaining  to  a  shore,  as  of  the  sea. 
 
  2.  (Biol.)  Inhabiting  the  seashore,  esp.  the  zone  between 
  high-water  and  low-water  mark. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  littoral 
  adj  :  of  or  relating  to  a  coastal  or  shore  region 
  n  :  the  region  of  the  shore  of  a  lake  or  sea  or  ocean  [syn:  {litoral}, 
  {littoral  zone},  {sands}] 




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