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EARTH SCIENCE > BIOSPHERE > AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS > ESTUARINE HABITAT
Definition:
The place where animals or plants live in a semi-enclosed coastal
embayment where fresh and saltwater mix (such as a river mouth
estuary).
Reference:
Adapted from Matthew Lerman, Marine Biology, 1986, The Benjamin/Cummings
Publishing Company, Inc., Menlo Park, California.
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