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A·dri·at·ic Sea

 (ā′drē-ăt′ĭk)
An arm of the Mediterranean Sea between Italy and the Balkan Peninsula. It extends from the Gulf of Venice southward to the Strait of Otranto, which links it to the Ionian Sea.
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Adriatic Sea

n
(Placename) an arm of the Mediterranean between Italy and the Balkan Peninsula
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A′driat′ic Sea′


n.
an arm of the Mediterranean between Italy and the Balkan Peninsula.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Adriatic Sea - an arm of the Mediterranean between Slovenia and Croatia and Montenegro and Albania on the east and Italy on the westAdriatic Sea - an arm of the Mediterranean between Slovenia and Croatia and Montenegro and Albania on the east and Italy on the west
Gulf of Venice - an arm of the Adriatic Sea
Mediterranean, Mediterranean Sea - the largest inland sea; between Europe and Africa and Asia
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Translations
Jaderské moře
Adriaterhavet
Adrianmeri
Jadransko more
アドリア海
아드리아 해
Adriatiska havet
ทะเลเอเดรียติก
Biển Adriatic

Adriatic Sea

البحر الأدرياتيكي Jaderské moře Adriaterhavet Adriatisches Meer Αδριατική Θάλασσα Mar Adriático Adrianmeri mer Adriatique Jadransko more Mare Adriatico アドリア海 아드리아 해 Adriatische zee Adriaterhavet Morze Adriatyckie Mar Adriático Адриатическое море Adriatiska havet ทะเลเอเดรียติก Adriyatik Denizi Biển Adriatic 亚得里亚海
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