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Sigma KEE - ContinentalShelf
ContinentalShelf(continental shelf)

appearance as argument number 1

(documentation ContinentalShelf EnglishLanguage "A ContinentalShelf is a natural undersea extension of land around a Continent. The shelf is a gently sloped (average less than one percent) plain that is an extension of the CoastalPlain found off the coast of most continents.") Geography.kif 5679-5682
(externalImage ContinentalShelf " 3/ 32/ Continental_shelf.png") pictureList.kif 2455-2455
(externalImage ContinentalShelf " 9/ 93/ Elevation.jpg") pictureList.kif 2561-2561
(subclass ContinentalShelf SubmergedLandArea) Geography.kif 5677-5677 Continental shelf is a subclass of submerged land area

appearance as argument number 2

(termFormat ChineseLanguage ContinentalShelf "大陆棚") domainEnglishFormat.kif 16897-16897
(termFormat ChineseTraditionalLanguage ContinentalShelf "大陸棚") domainEnglishFormat.kif 16896-16896
(termFormat EnglishLanguage ContinentalShelf "continental shelf") domainEnglishFormat.kif 16895-16895


        (instance ?zone MaritimeShelfArea)
        (instance ?shelf ContinentalShelf)
        (instance ?country Nation)
        (meetsSpatially ?shelf ?country)
        (claimedTerritory ?zone ?country))
    (overlapsSpatially ?zone ?shelf))
Geography.kif 1073-1080
    (instance ?SHELF ContinentalShelf)
    (exists (?MARGIN)
            (instance ?MARGIN ContinentalMargin)
            (properPart ?SHELF ?MARGIN)
            (overlapsSpatially ?SHELF ?MARGIN))))
Geography.kif 5692-5698

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