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seabed

[′sē‚bed]
(geology)
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(17) The effort to achieve a universally accepted seabed regime had failed, but the adoption of the convention provided at least temporary stability in the law of the sea while the United States and other countries assessed their seabeds interests and developed new policies for the future.
Article 170 of LOST describes the "Enterprise," a UN organ that would supervise all scientific, commercial, and military use of "the Area"--all regions of the world's oceans, including the seabed and superadjacent atmosphere, beyond the territorial limits of coastal nations.
Fishermen Protection Society president Jassim Al Jeran said dredging and drilling the seabed for more than three decades have irreparably damaged the marine environment.
China advocates building a marine community of shared future, which is fully in line with the principle that "the international seabed area and its resources belong to the common heritage of mankind".
KINGSTON: A delegation from Saudi Arabia has concluded its participation in the 25th session of the International Seabed Authority (ISA) held in Kingston, Jamaica.
Nodules are lying on the surface of the seabed and are harvested by a collector through hydraulic suction.
Total consideration for this acquisition is 250,000 shares of Odyssey common stock and an agreement that will pay Seabed a 2.5% net smelter royalty from future mine production.
The delimitation of the seabed between Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan was fixed in the agreement of 2001 and its protocol in 2003.
Scattered about the seabed, the remarkably preserved aircraft could be seen bearing the five-pointed star insignia of the US Army Air Forces on their wings and fuselage as well as anti-aircraft guns covered in sea algae.
The Seabed Constructor is searching an area on the northern part of the 9,652 sq.
The Malaysian government has engaged US-based seabed exploration company, Ocean Infinity Limited, for the search of MH370.
" Reason: existing measuring methods, including satellite, only indicate the surface goings-on.''For roughly the last two decade (the period 1993-20140) the team calculates the increase in total ocean load has pushed the seabed by about 0.