Definitions for Adriatic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Adriatic, Adriatic Sea(noun)

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


  1. Adriatic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Adriatic Sea

  2. Adriatic(ProperNoun)

    The Adriatic Sea, an extension of the Mediterranean Sea located between Italy and the Dalmatian coast of the Balkans.

  3. Origin: From Adriaticum mare, from Ἀδρίας

Webster Dictionary

  1. Adriatic(adj)

    of or pertaining to a sea so named, the northwestern part of which is known as the Gulf of Venice

  2. Origin: [L. Adriaticus, Hadriaticus, fr. Adria or Hadria, a town of the Veneti.]

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