from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to a sea so named, the northwestern part of which is known as the Gulf of Venice.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Appellative of the sea east of the peninsula of Italy (the Adriatic sea); pertaining to that sea: as, the Adriatic coast.
- In anthropology, of or pertaining to the racial type represented by Albanians and Serbo-Croatians, characterized by tall stature, elongated face, and short head.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an arm of the Mediterranean between Slovenia and Croatia and Montenegro and Albania on the east and Italy on the west
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