Continental-shelf synonyms

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(Geology) The steep, narrow fringe separating the coastal zone from the deep ocean
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(Ireland, UK, travel terminology) Travel by ferry from one country, via another country by road, then by another ferry crossing to a third country. An example is from Ireland by ferry to the UK, by road to the opposite coast, then ferry to France.
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(Politics, geography) A country's inland lakes and waterways as well as the portion of its coastal oceans, seas, or other adjoining bodies of water considered to fall within the political boundaries and legal jurisdiction of that country.
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The outer limit of a zone of water extending three miles offshore, sometimes regarded as the extent of the territorial jurisdiction of the coastal country
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Find another word for continental-shelf. In this page you can discover 8 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for continental-shelf, like: continental platform, continental-slope, land-bridge, offshore rights, submarine canyon, territorial waters, three-mile limit and twelve-mile limit.