Belt of variables

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The belt of marine deposition extending from the coast (high watermark) to a depth of about 100 fathoms (183 m); i.e., corresponding roughly with the continental shelf (in the wide sense, to include the shore); passing into the mud belt at the inner mud line. Challinor

Source: Dictionary of Mining, Mineral, and Related Terms

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