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Adj.1.cold-temperate - the colder parts of temperate waters
temperate - (of weather or climate) free from extremes; mild; or characteristic of such weather or climate; "a temperate region"; "the temperate zones"; "temperate plants"
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The forests represent three compositions that are typical of the temperate and cold-temperate zone of the northern hemisphere.
Porbeagle Shark (Lamna nasus): A coastal shark (and smaller cousin of the great white shark) that ranges into international waters, the porbeagle is found in cold-temperate waters worldwide.