transoceanic

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adjective trans·oce·an·ic \ˌtran(t)s-ˌō-shē-ˈa-nik, ˌtranz-\

Definition of transoceanic

  1. 1 :  lying or dwelling beyond the ocean

  2. 2 :  crossing or extending across the ocean a transoceanic telephone cable

1827

First Known Use of transoceanic

1827


TRANSOCEANIC Defined for English Language Learners

transoceanic

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adjective trans·oce·an·ic \ˌtran(t)s-ˌō-shē-ˈa-nik, ˌtranz-\

Definition of transoceanic for English Language Learners

  • : crossing the ocean

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