Definition of deepwater
: of, relating to, or characterized by water of considerable depth deepwater sailors; especially : able to accommodate oceangoing vessels deepwater ports
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Declining costs for deepwater drilling projects could give OPEC another headache within a year and may prolong the global oil glut.
Russia has committed financial and military assets to the Arctic to stake its claim to the region's vast deepwater mineral, oil and gas deposits.
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