open ocean

Definition of open ocean

:an area of ocean that is far from land
  • fish caught in the open ocean

Word by Word Definitions

open play
  1. : having no enclosing or confining barrier : accessible on all or nearly all sides

  2. : being in a position or adjustment to permit passage : not shut or locked

  3. : having a barrier (such as a door) so adjusted as to allow passage

  1. : to move (something, such as a door) from a closed position

  2. : to make available for entry or passage by turning back (something, such as a barrier) or removing (something, such as a cover or an obstruction)

  3. : to make available for or active in a regular function

  1. : opening

  2. : open and unobstructed space: such as

  3. : open air

ocean play
  1. : the whole body of salt water that covers nearly three fourths of the surface of the earth

  2. : any of the large bodies of water (such as the Atlantic Ocean) into which the great ocean is divided

  3. : a very large or unlimited space or quantity


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