sea fire


: marine bioluminescence

Examples of sea fire in a Sentence

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Word History

First Known Use

1814, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sea fire was in 1814

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“Sea fire.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

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