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transoceanic

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adjective trans·oce·an·ic \ˌtran(t)s-ˌō-shē-ˈa-nik, ˌtranz-\

Simple Definition of transoceanic

  • : crossing the ocean

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of transoceanic

  1. 1 :  lying or dwelling beyond the ocean

  2. 2 :  crossing or extending across the ocean <a transoceanic telephone cable>

1827

First Known Use of transoceanic

1827

Rhymes with transoceanic


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