Part of speech:
Of shipping by sea; maritime
Designating or of the ecological zone (oceanic zone) beyond the neritic zone in the ocean
Relating to or living in or on oceanic waters. The pelagic zone of the ocean begins at the low tide mark and includes the entire oceanic water column. The pelagic ecosystem is largely dependent on the phytoplankton inhabiting the upper, sunlit regions, where most ocean organisms live. Biodiversity decreases sharply in the unlit zones where water pressure is high, temperatures are cold, and food sources scarce. Pelagic waters are divided, in descending order, into the epipelagic, mesopelagic, bathypelagic, abyssopelagic, and hadopelagic zones .
The chief or largest part:
Of, relating to, or characteristic of ships, shipping, sailors, or navigation on a body of water.
Of bays, gulfs, etc. and inland seas, as distinguished from the ocean
Having a navy:
Any of the principal divisions of the ocean, including the Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic, and Southern Oceans.
The water of a sea or an ocean.
Relating to the coastal zone between the limits of high and low tides. The littoral zone is subject to a wide range of environmental conditions, including high-energy wave action and intermittent periods of flooding and drying along with the associated fluctuations in exposure to solar radiation and extremes of temperature.
A large body of sea or ocean water, typically larger than a bay, that is partially enclosed by land
Foam or froth, as on waves
Ground or soil:
Any of several vast, dark, flat areas visible from the earth on the surface of the moon, Mercury, or Mars
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