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Mediterraneannoun

uk   us   /ˌmed.ɪ.təˈreɪ.ni.ən/
the Mediterranean (also the Mediterranean Sea, informal the Med) the sea surrounded by southern Europe, North Africa, and Western Asia the countries next to the Mediterranean Sea

Mediterraneanadjective

uk   us   /ˌmed.ɪ.təˈreɪ.ni.ən/
relating to the Mediterranean Sea or the countries around it: a Mediterranean climate The Mediterranean diet is famously healthy, including, as it does, olive oil and fresh fruit and vegetables.
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