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1. littoral

noun. ['ˈlɪtɝəl'] the region of the shore of a lake or sea or ocean.

Synonyms

  • seashore
  • sands
  • litoral
  • seacoast
  • coast
  • littoral zone

Etymology

  • littoralis (Latin)
  • litoris (Latin)

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Rhymes with Littoral Zone

  • diaz-calderon
  • revolucion
  • corporacion
  • concepcion
  • flintstone
  • bourguignon
  • vanstone
  • unbeknown
  • trombone
  • romanone
  • overthrown
  • overgrown
  • overblown
  • morricone
  • montrone
  • homegrown
  • cipollone
  • calderon
  • yarchoan
  • stallone
  • scavone
  • postpone
  • outgrown
  • mcglone
  • mccrone
  • latrone
  • hipbone
  • dragone
  • dethrone
  • cyclone

Sentences with littoral-zone


1. Noun Phrase
Intertidal zones, otherwise known as littoral zones, are the areas where the ocean meets the land.

2. Noun Phrase
The top zone of a pond or lake is called a littoral zone.

3. Noun Phrase
The littoral zone constitutes that which is closest to the shore.

2. zone

noun. ['ˈzoʊn'] a locally circumscribed place characterized by some distinctive features.

Synonyms

  • place
  • topographic point
  • spot

Antonyms

  • urban area
  • disarrange
  • upgrade
  • downgrade

Etymology

  • zona (Latin)
  • ζώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. zone

noun. ['ˈzoʊn'] an area or region distinguished from adjacent parts by a distinctive feature or characteristic.

Synonyms

  • tidal zone
  • combat area
  • strike zone
  • region
  • part
  • demilitarized zone
  • buffer
  • DMZ
  • killing zone
  • buffer zone
  • combat zone
  • dropping zone
  • danger zone
  • drop zone

Antonyms

  • join
  • connect
  • attach
  • stay

Etymology

  • zona (Latin)
  • ζώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. zone

verb. ['ˈzoʊn'] regulate housing in; of certain areas of towns.

Synonyms

  • regularize
  • district
  • order
  • govern
  • regulate

Antonyms

  • disorganise
  • disorganize
  • untidiness
  • disorderliness

Etymology

  • zona (Latin)
  • ζώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

5. zone

noun. ['ˈzoʊn'] any of the regions of the surface of the Earth loosely divided according to latitude or longitude.

Synonyms

  • transit zone
  • time zone
  • geographical region
  • geographic area
  • geographical zone
  • climatic zone
  • geographical area

Antonyms

  • arrive
  • stand still
  • wholly
  • natural object

Etymology

  • zona (Latin)
  • ζώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

6. zone

noun. ['ˈzoʊn'] (anatomy) any encircling or beltlike structure.

Synonyms

  • zona pellucida
  • zonula
  • structure
  • complex body part
  • body structure
  • zonule
  • zona
  • bodily structure

Antonyms

  • inside
  • middle
  • end
  • misconception

Etymology

  • zona (Latin)
  • ζώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

7. zone

verb. ['ˈzoʊn'] separate or apportion into sections.

Synonyms

  • partition
  • screen off
  • separate off
  • separate

Antonyms

  • entangle
  • disorder
  • instability
  • war

Etymology

  • zona (Latin)
  • ζώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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