A closing line drawn between the low-water marks of the natural entrance points of a bay, where the distance between these entrance points does not exceed 24 nautical miles. The waters enclosed thereby shall be considered as internal waters.
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United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
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Add restyled definition as taken from UNCLOS. Add definition source, reference and similarity.
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