Complete Definition of "Mediterranean"

English

Etymology
From L. Mediterraneanus, from medius, middle, + terra, earth, land + adjective suffix -anus + adjective suffix -eanus

Adjective
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  1. Of or pertaining to the Mediterranean Sea and the region around it.

Derived terms

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familial Mediterranean fever
Mediterranean anaemia, Mediterranean anemia
Mediterranean anchovy
Mediterranean back
Mediterranean Basin
Mediterranean climate
Mediterranean coast fever
Mediterranean cypress
Mediterranean Deep Water
Mediterranean diet
Mediterranean disease
Mediterranean disease
Mediterranean eddy
Mediterranean erythematous fever
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Mediterranean exanthematous fever
Mediterranean fan palm
Mediterranean fever
Mediterranean flour moth
Mediterranean forest
Mediterranean front
Mediterranean fruit fly
Mediterranean Games
Mediterranean gecko
Mediterranean gull
Mediterranean hackberry
Mediterranean-haemoglobin E disease, Mediterranean-hemoglobin E disease
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Mediterraneanise, Mediterraneanize
Mediterranean house gecko
Mediterranean lenses
Mediterranean lymphoma
Mediterranean monk seal
Mediterranean outflow
Mediterranean pine
Mediterranean race
Mediterranean recluse spider
Mediterranean region
Mediterranean Revival Style architecture
Mediterranean Sea
Mediterranean shearwater
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Mediterranean snapdragon
Mediterranean spearfish
Mediterranean spotted fever
Mediterranean Squadron
Mediterranean States
Mediterranean Station
Mediterranean Theater of Operations<!--"Theater" only; this is a US term-->
Mediterranean theileriosis
Mediterranean tropical cyclone
Mediterranean water
Mediterranean water shrew
Mediterranean wood

Related terms
medium
middle
Middle-earth
Middle Earth
terra
Terran
terrestrial

Translations

French: méditerranéen m, méditerranéenne f
German: mediterran
Greek: Μεσόγειος [me̞ˈso̞ʝiˌo̞s] f
Italian: mediterraneo m, mediterranea f
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Portuguese: mediterrânico m
Russian: средиземноморский, средиземный

Proper noun
the Mediterranean

  1. The Mediterranean Sea.
  2. The region surrounding the Mediterranean Sea.

Derived terms
<!--Terms derived from the NOUN-->
American Mediterranean
w:Battle of the Mediterranean|Battle of the Mediterranean
Blue Mediterranean
Key of the Mediterranean
Red Mediterranean

Translations
German: Mittelmeer n (1)

Mediterranean Sea
See Mediterranean Sea

trans-top|region surrounding the Mediterranean Sea
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