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ˈkoʊs tlcoastal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coastal(adj)

    of or relating to a coast

    "coastal erosion"

  2. coastal(adj)

    located on or near or bordering on a coast

    "coastal marshes"; "coastal waters"; "the Atlantic coastal plain"

Wiktionary

  1. coastal(Adjective)

    relating to the coast; on or near the coast, as a coastal town, a coastal breeze

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coastal(adj)

    of or pertaining to a coast

Freebase

  1. Coastal

    Coastal was an American Thoroughbred racehorse. He was sired by U.S. Racing Hall of Fame inductee Majestic Prince out of the mare, Alluvial, who was in turn was sired by U.S. Racing Hall of Fame stallion, Buckpasser. He was a half-brother, thru Alluvial, to Slew o' Gold. Owned by William Haggin Perry and trained by David A. Whiteley, Coastal won the Peter Pan Stakes by an impressive 12 lengths, prompting his owner to pay an expensive supplemental nomination fee for the Belmont Stakes. It was money well spent as Coastal went on to win the Belmont, a feat that his sire did not accomplish. It was a huge upset over Spectacular Bid, who placed third, and the first supplemental entry to ever win the Belmont. He ran second to Affirmed in the Woodward Stakes and third in the Marlboro Cup Invitational Handicap behind Spectacular Bid and General Assembly. Then, in the Grade I Jockey Club Gold Cup, in a stretch battle with rivals Spectacular Bid and Affirmed, he again placed third.

Editors Contribution

  1. coastal

    Relating to the coast.

    Coastal walks are a real joy.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 15, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'coastal' in Adjectives Frequency: #781

How to pronounce coastal?

  1. Alex
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of coastal in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of coastal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of coastal in a Sentence

  1. Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu:

    Coastal missile systems Bal and Bastion and new generation Eleron 3 drones will be deployed there this year.

  2. Carl Lipo:

    The issue of water availability (or the lack of it) has often been mentioned by researchers who work on Rapa Nui/Easter Island, when we started to examine the details of the hydrology, we began to notice that freshwater access and statue location were tightly linked together. It wasnt obvious when walking around--with the water emerging at the coast during low tide, one doesnt necessarily see obvious indications of water. File photo - Statues at Anakena Beach, Easter Island, Chile. (Photo by Eric LAFFORGUE/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images) Places without ahu/moai showed no freshwater, he added. The pattern was striking and surprising in how consistent it was. Researchers had already identified groundwater discharge in coastal areas as a key factor in the statues placement on Easter Islands coast. In the latest stage of the research, experts examined how the availability of freshwater in certain areas was linked to the methods and means of building the statues. EASTER ISLANDS ANCIENT CIVILIZATION WAS NOT DESTROYED BY WARFARE, EXPERTS SAY Around 900 statues, or moai, are dotted around Easter Island. Circa 1955: Two ancient statues of uncertain origin on Easter Island, in the South Pacific Ocean. (Photo by Richard Harrington/Three Lions/Getty Images).

  3. Mirela Holy:

    The Adriatic is a shallow and closed sea, just one disaster here and we could forget the entire economy in the coastal region.

  4. Petteri Taalas:

    We are already at 1.2 degrees warming and the IPCC [ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change ] says that for the welfare of mankind and also for the welfare of biosphere, the 1.5 degree target would be more favored, with the 2 degrees target, we would see more negative impacts of Climate Change -RSB-, it would harm global food production capacity, there would be plenty of coastal cities that would suffer from sea level rise, and we would see more category 4 and 5 hurricanes, typhoons and cyclones.

  5. Ken Takahashi:

    During the anomaly of 1997, coastal temperatures in Peru were almost double what they are now, so it would be very difficult to reach those levels.

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