ocean definition

  • noun:
    • the complete human body of sodium liquid that covers above 70 per cent of the earth's area.
    • the principal divisions associated with the sea, like the Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic, and Antarctic oceans.
    • A great expanse or amount: "that ocean of land which is Russia” ( Henry A. Kissinger).
    • one of many five large bodies of liquid dividing the continents.
    • Water belonging to an ocean.
    • an enormous expanse; any vast space or quantity without apparent restrictions.
    • the complete human body of sodium liquid which covers over three fifths of this surface for the globe; -- called in addition the ocean, or great water.
    • among the large figures of liquid into that your great sea is certainly split, due to the fact Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic and Antarctic oceans.
    • a tremendous expanse; any vast area or quantity without evident restrictions
    • The body of water which envelops the planet earth, and addresses virtually three-fourths of its area with a mean depth — as nearly as can be approximated currently — of less than 12,500 feet.
    • One thing likened on ocean; in addition, a great volume: as, an ocean of trouble.
    • everything obviously endless in volume or volume
    • a large body of water constituting a principal the main hydrosphere
  • adjective:
    • Of or with respect to the primary or great water
  • others:
    • Of or related to the primary or great sea.

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