epineritic

adjective
epi·​neritic | \ ¦epə̇, ¦epē+ \

Definition of epineritic

: of, relating to, or constituting the upper portion of the neritic zone usually to a depth of 120 feet opposed to infraneritic

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epi- + neritic

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“Epineritic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/epineritic. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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