1. adjective /ˌeɪ.dɹriˈæt.ɪk/
Of or pertaining to the

She moves me not, or not removes, at least,Affections edge in me, were she as roughAs are the swelling Adriatic seas:

2. noun /ˌeɪ.dɹriˈæt.ɪk/
The Adriatic Sea, an extension of the Mediterranean Sea located between Italy and the Dalmatian coast of the Balkans.

Her husband saild upon the Adriatic,And made some voyages, too, in other seas,

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