twelve-mile limit

noun

Legal Definition of twelve-mile limit

: a limit of a nation's territorial waters extending twelve miles from shore

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“Twelve-mile limit.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/twelve-mile%20limit. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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