the deep

noun

Definition of the deep

1 literary + formal : the ocean the briny deep creatures of the deep
2 literary : the middle part of something He left home in the deep of the night.

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the declarative

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“The deep.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20deep. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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