What do a.m. and p.m. stand for?

marginal sea

water that lies alongside a state, falls under its authority, and extends about 3½ statute miles (6 kilometers) from the coast. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for marginal sea
  • Overall, this region is complex, with multiple small marginal sea basins colliding and subducting.
  • The coastal plains of marginal sea coasts vary in width and may be bordered by hills and low mountains.
  • Simulated results demonstrate the potential for considerable salinity increases upstream with even marginal sea-level rise.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for marginal sea

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for marginal

Scrabble Words With Friends