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coastal

adjective uk   /ˈkəʊ.stəl/ us    /ˈkoʊ-/
B2 positioned on, or relating to the coast: a coastal town
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in Korean 해안의…
in Arabic سَاحِلي…
in Portuguese costeiro…
in Catalan costaner…
in Japanese 海岸の…
in Italian costiero…
in Chinese (Traditional) (位於)海岸的, 臨海的, 沿海的…
in Russian береговой, прибрежный…
in Turkish kıyıya ait, kıyıda olan, kıyıya ilişkin…
in Chinese (Simplified) (位于)海岸的, 临海的, 沿海的…
in Polish nadmorski, przybrzeżny…
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