coastal shelf

прибрежный шельф, континентальный шельф

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континентальный шельф
прибрежный шельф

Англо-русский словарь по экологии. 2011.

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  • coastal convoy — A convoy whose voyage lies in general on the continental shelf and in coastal waters …   Military dictionary

  • coastal zone — extends from the continental shelf break or 200 nautical miles offshore (the seaward extent of the exclusive economic zone) to the shoreline and up coastal rivers to the head of tidal influence …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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