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adjective as in coastal

noun as in beach

noun as in coast

noun as in seashore

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Example Sentences

ASW assets and crews have been diverted to reconnaissance missions in overland and littoral wars.

But the real winners here are not likely to be the largely suburban masses but a new, heavily urban littoral ruling class.

The new Divisions will find the Mudros littoral on arrival better prepared for their reception than it was a month ago.

Mexican national life has not developed much upon the littoral.

And fine as it is on the strong coast, it is beautiful on the weak littoral and the imperilled levels of a northern beach.

Nor would it be easy to imagine, from the point of view of defense, either a bay of littoral with greater natural advantages.

In general, the main strife may be said to have been waged between the provinces of the littoral and those of the Far West.


On this page you'll find 146 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to littoral, such as: marshy, seaside, along a coast, marginal, riverine, and skirting.

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