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ADRIATIC

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does Adriatic mean? 

ADRIATIC (noun)
  The noun ADRIATIC has 1 sense:

1. an arm of the Mediterranean between Slovenia and Croatia and Montenegro and Albania on the east and Italy on the west

  Familiarity information: ADRIATIC used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


ADRIATIC (noun)


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Meaning:

An arm of the Mediterranean between Slovenia and Croatia and Montenegro and Albania on the east and Italy on the west

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural objects (not man-made)

Synonyms:

Adriatic; Adriatic Sea

Instance hypernyms:

sea (a division of an ocean or a large body of salt water partially enclosed by land)

Meronyms (parts of "Adriatic"):

Gulf of Venice (an arm of the Adriatic Sea)

Holonyms ("Adriatic" is a part of...):

Mediterranean; Mediterranean Sea (the largest inland sea; between Europe and Africa and Asia)


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