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The line forming the boundary between the internal waters of a state on its landward side and the territorial sea on its seaward side (see territorial waters). Other coastal state zones (the contiguous zone, exclusive economic zone, and exclusive fishing zone) are measured from the baseline.

Subjects: International Law.


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