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Definition of Ocean


  1. The whole body of salt water which covers more than three fifths of the surface of the globe; -- called also the sea, or great sea.
  2. One of the large bodies of water into which the great ocean is regarded as divided, as the Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic and Antarctic oceans.
  3. An immense expanse; any vast space or quantity without apparent limits; as, the boundless ocean of eternity; an ocean of affairs.
  4. Of or pertaining to the main or great sea; as, the ocean waves; an ocean stream.
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Ocean Translations

ocean in Afrikaans is oseaan
ocean in Dutch is wereldzee, oceaan
ocean in Finnish is valtameri
ocean in German is Ozean, Meer, Ozean
ocean in Italian is oceano
ocean in Portuguese is oceano
ocean in Swedish is ocean