high seas definition

  • noun-plural:
    • The available oceans of an ocean or a-sea beyond the restrictions regarding the territorial jurisdiction of a country: piracy on large seas.
  • noun:
    • Parts of the ocean area which can be not even close to coast.
    • Global waters; areas of the sea which are not thought to participate in any particular nation.
  • adjective:
    • the open water; the the main sea maybe not into the territorial waters of any particular sovereignty, often remote three miles or even more from coast line.
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