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eustatic

  

      adj   denoting or relating to worldwide changes in sea level, caused by the melting of ice sheets, movements of the ocean floor, sedimentation, etc.  
     (C20: from Greek, from eu- + static)  
  eustasy      n  
  eustatically      adv  
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