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Meaning of “coastal” in the English Dictionary

"coastal" in British English

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coastaladjective

uk   /ˈkəʊ.stəl/  us   /ˈkoʊ-/
B2 positioned on, or ​relating to the ​coast: a coastal ​town

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(Definition of coastal from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"coastal" in American English

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coastaladjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈkoʊ·stəl/
near the ​coast: coastal ​waters coastal ​communities
(Definition of coastal from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “coastal”
in Arabic سَاحِلي…
in Korean 해안의…
in Portuguese costeiro…
in Catalan costaner…
in Japanese 海岸の…
in Chinese (Simplified) (位于)海岸的, 临海的, 沿海的…
in Turkish kıyıya ait, kıyıda olan, kıyıya ilişkin…
in Russian береговой, прибрежный…
in Chinese (Traditional) (位於)海岸的, 臨海的, 沿海的…
in Italian costiero…
in Polish nadmorski, przybrzeżny…
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