intracoastal

adjective
in·​tra·​coast·​al | \ ˈin-trə-ˈkō-stᵊl How to pronounce intracoastal (audio) , ˈin-(ˌ)trä- \

Definition of intracoastal

: occurring within and close to a coast or belonging to the inland waters near a coast an intracoastal waterway

First Known Use of intracoastal

1893, in the meaning defined above

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“Intracoastal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intracoastal. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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