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littoral

/lit·to·ral/ (lit´ah-r'l) pertaining to the shore of a large body of water.

littoral

pertaining to the shore.
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The sides also paid particular attention to the initiative to establish a permanent Caspian Economic Forum, designed to become a negotiation platform for representatives of the government and businesses from the Caspian littoral states.
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Currently seven littorals are in service, the most recent commissioned, the USS Detroit, last month.
We shouldn't allow the security of the Sea and its coasts depend on variables other than the collective and common interests of the littoral states and the welfare, health and tranquility of its people be affected by these variables; therefore, I propose cooperation in this regard and calling the Sea as the Sea of peace and development," Rouhani said, addressing a summit of five Caspian Sea littoral states in Astarakhan, Russia.
Vladimir Putin to hold bilateral meetings with the presidents of Caspian littoral states
Atop the agenda of the Moscow conference there is preparing the draft of the 4th Caspian Sea Littoral States Conference communique, which is scheduled for September 2014 in Astrakhan, Russia.
Endothelial cells lining the vascular sinuses of the spleen (normal littoral cells) are quite unique as they exhibit both phagocytic and hematopoietic properties.
Rolls-Royce has already provided power for two Lockheed Martin Littoral Combat Ships, the USS Freedom and the Fort Worth, and has also received orders for the Milwaukee and the Detroit, both of which are under construction.
The films and Littoral Drifter exhibition are part of the 2011 programme of Newcastle University's research on issues related to the sustainability of the planet.
7) Although the management of the Straits is the responsibility of the littoral states, issues and problems concerning the waterway attract international attention on account of its vital importance to global trade and its strategic value to the international community.
The Navy has made progress developing individual mine countermeasures systems and the Littoral Combat Ship.
The Navy announced today that the first four Littoral Combat Ships (LCSs) will be homeported at Naval Station San Diego, Calif.