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SEA

abbreviation for SINGLE EUROPEAN ACT.

SEA. The ocean; the great mass of waters which surrounds the land, and which probably extends from pole to pole, covering nearly three quarters of the globe. Waters within the ebb and flow of the tide, are to be considered the sea. Gilp. R. 526.
     2. The sea is public and common to all people, and every person has an equal right to navigate it, or to fish there; Ang. on Tide Wat. 44 to 49; Dane's Abr. c. 68, a. 3, 4; Inst. 2, 1, 1; and to land upon the sea, shore. (q.v.)
     3. Every nation has jurisdiction to the distance of a cannon shot, (q, v.) or marine league, over the water adjacent to its shore. 2 Cranch, 187, 234; 1 Circuit Rep. 62; Bynk. Qu. Pub. Juris. 61; 1 Azuni Mar. Law, 204; Id. 185; Vattel, 207:

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Police, the ambulance service and the fire service are at the seafront off Fourth Avenue in Frinton, after receiving calls shortly after 2pm on Sunday.
The seafront was reopened within a few hours and is safe for people to visit and enjoy.
The other component of the project, Site B, stretches for about two acres along six century-old seafront godowns between the pier and Tanjung City Marina.
The refresh involves "scaling back" housing on the seafront, hotel uses and the 'Stack' - a new leisure complex built from shipping containers.
A Redcar and Cleveland Council spokesman said: "Our seafront shelters are well-loved and well-used and our residents have been disappointed on thankfully rare occasions where they have been damaged.
Travelodge, which is celebrating 32 years of trading in Wales, says the Rhyl Seafront Travelodge represents an investment of PS5m for its landlord, Denbighshire County Council, and has created 25 new jobs within the community.
According to the seismic zoning map of Cyprus, revised by the geological survey department in October 2014, the Larnaca seafront is located in the zone of highest seismic danger.
Mary Lou Arcelo, owner of the training ship; Carlo Ignacio, vice president of Seafront Shipyard and Port Terminal services that manufactured the vessel; and other guests.
"This is a motion which is not just concerned with the people of Seaburn and Roker but of course throughout the seafront and the city because it's for everyone."
"The topic of the workshop was the seafront facing Old Sidon, and that is the most appealing for development, intervention and all the grants and projects that come," Ola Hariri, president of the Saida Observatory for Social Impact, told The Daily Star.
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FOR years it stood like a decrepit seafront sentinel scarring the landscape.