thalassic

adjective
tha·​las·​sic | \ thə-ˈla-sik How to pronounce thalassic (audio) \

Definition of thalassic

: of, relating to, or situated or developed about inland seas

First Known Use of thalassic

1883, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for thalassic

French thalassique, from Greek thalassa sea

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“Thalassic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thalassic. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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