sub·​oce·​an·​ic ˌsəb-ˌō-shē-ˈa-nik How to pronounce suboceanic (audio)
: situated, taking place, or formed beneath the ocean or its bottom
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Word History

First Known Use

1837, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of suboceanic was in 1837

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“Suboceanic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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