oceangoing

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adjective ocean·go·ing \ˈō-shən-ˌgō-iŋ\

Definition of oceangoing

  1. :  of, relating to, or designed for travel on the ocean

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First Known Use of oceangoing

1854


OCEANGOING Defined for English Language Learners

oceangoing

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Definition of oceangoing for English Language Learners

  • : made for traveling on or across the ocean

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