Coastal Reef

Science / Marine Biology / Coastal Reef: A coral reef occurring near and parallel to a coastline

Coral Reef

Science / Marine Biology / Coral Reef: A wave-resistant structure resulting from cementation processes and the skeletal construction of hermatypic corals, calcareous algae, and other calcium carbonate-secreting organisms MORE

Fringing Reef

Science / Geology / Fringing Reef: A coral reef that is directly attached to a landmass not made of coral. MORE

Threefold Death

Entertainment / Literature / Threefold Death: According to Dan Wiley's entry in Duffy's Medieval Ireland: An Encyclopedia, threefold death is a motif of the early Irish aideda in which a victim is killed by three different means in rapid successi MORE

Coastal Zone Management Program

Business / Agriculture / Coastal Zone Management Program: P.L. 92-583 (October 27, 1972) created the Coastal Zone Management Program in 1972 to provide grants to eligible states and territories as an incentive to prepare and implement plans guiding the use o MORE

Coastal Reef

Science / Marine Biology / Coastal Reef: A coral reef occurring near and parallel to a coastline MORE

Coastal Air Defense Identification Zone

Technology / Aviation / Coastal Air Defense Identification Zone: An ADIZ over the coastal waters of the United States. MORE

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