Definitions for Adriatic
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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
Of or pertaining to the Adriatic Sea
The Adriatic Sea, an extension of the Mediterranean Sea located between Italy and the Dalmatian coast of the Balkans.
Origin: From Adriaticum mare, from Ἀδρίας
of or pertaining to a sea so named, the northwestern part of which is known as the Gulf of Venice
Origin: [L. Adriaticus, Hadriaticus, fr. Adria or Hadria, a town of the Veneti.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
From Stettin in the Baltic to Trieste in the Adriatic an iron curtain has descended across the Continent.
The Adriatic is a shallow and closed sea, just one disaster here and we could forget the entire economy in the coastal region.
We have the right to know what is below the Adriatic and after we find out how many cubic meters of gas we have, we can decide to plug it and not touch the wells any more.
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