Antonyms

1. neritic

adjective. ['nɝˈɪtɪk'] relating to the region of shallow water adjoining the seacoast.

Antonyms

  • stay

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  • trombone
  • romanone
  • overthrown
  • overgrown
  • overblown
  • morricone
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  • homegrown
  • cipollone
  • calderon
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  • stallone
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  • outgrown
  • mcglone
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  • dragone
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  • cyclone

Example sentences of the word neritic-zone


1. Noun Phrase
This is certainly true for the neritic zone — it forms part of the epipelagic zone.

2. Noun Phrase
Characteristics of the neritic zone include shallow waters and lots of light penetrating to the sea floor.

3. Noun Phrase
A diverse variety of organisms make the neritic zone a permanent home.

4. Noun Phrase
Many organisms living in the neritic zone have developed adaptations for buoyancy.

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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