- inshore waters
Waters of the shallower part of the continental shelf; see also nearshore waters.
Fisheries — dictionary. Aardward. 2004.
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inshore waters — shallow waters at a small distance from the shore. Also called onshore or nearshore waters … Dictionary of ichthyology
Inshore coastal areas of the United Kingdom — The Inshore coastal areas of the United Kingdom are fifteen fixed stretches of coastline that are used in weather forecasting especially for windpowered or small coastal craft.Each area is deliminated by geographical features such as headlands,… … Wikipedia
inshore — in|shore1 [ ın ʃɔr ] adjective only before noun relating to or used in the ocean near a coast: ships in inshore waters an inshore lifeboat inshore in|shore 2 [ ın ʃɔr ] adverb near or toward a coast from the direction of the ocean: The small boat … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
inshore — in|shore [ˌınˈʃo: US ˈʃo:r] adv near, towards, or to the shore ≠ ↑offshore ▪ The fishing boats usually stay close inshore. >inshore adj ▪ inshore waters … Dictionary of contemporary English
inshore — I UK [ˌɪnˈʃɔː(r)] / US [ɪnˈʃɔr] adjective [only before noun] relating to, or used in, the sea near a coast ships in inshore waters an inshore lifeboat II UK [ˌɪnˈʃɔː(r)] / US [ɪnˈʃɔr] adverb near or towards a coast from the direction of the sea… … English dictionary
inshore cod — cod migrating to, and taken in, inshore waters adjacent to the land (Newfoundland) … Dictionary of ichthyology
inshore — in•shore [[t]ˈɪnˈʃɔr, ˈʃoʊr[/t]] adj. 1) situated or carried on close to the shore: inshore waters[/ex] 2) toward the shore • Etymology: 1695–1705 … From formal English to slang
Inshore lizardfish — Taxobox name = Inshore Lizardfish image width = 240px image caption = Synodus foetens regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Aulopiformes familia = Synodontidae genus = Synodus species = S. foetens binomial = Synodus… … Wikipedia
inshore — in shallow waters near the shore; closer to land than the breaking waves … Dictionary of ichthyology
inshore fishery — a fishery carried out near the shore in small, open boats and usually within territorial waters … Dictionary of ichthyology