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oceanographic

[ oh-shuh-nog-ruh-fee, oh-shee-uh- ]SEE DEFINITION OF oceanographic

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There's an oceanographic ship due in Manila shortly, by the way.

A center for oceanographic research that is one of the world's finest sea life exhibits.

Any oceanographic or bathymetric information obtainable at the time of sighting may be significant.

WORD ORIGIN

1859, coined in English from ocean + -graphy; on analogy of geography. French océanographie is attested from 1580s but is said to have been rare before 1876. Related: Oceanographic.

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