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intertidal

[in-ter-tahyd-l] /ˌɪn tərˈtaɪd l/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the littoral region that is above the low-water mark and below the high-water mark.
Origin of intertidal
1880-1885
1880-85; inter- + tidal
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intertidal

/ˌɪntəˈtaɪdəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the zone of the shore between the high-water mark and low-water mark
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Word Origin and History for intertidal
adj.

1883, from inter- + tidal.

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intertidal in Science
intertidal
  (ĭn'tər-tīd'l)   
Relating to the region between the high tide mark and the low tide mark.
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