transpacific

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adjective trans·pa·cif·ic \ˌtran(t)s-pə-ˈsi-fik\

Definition of transpacific

  1. 1a :  crossing or extending across the Pacific Ocean transpacific airlinesb :  relating to or involving crossing the Pacific Ocean transpacific airfares

  2. 2a :  situated or occurring beyond the Pacific Oceanb :  of, relating to, or involving countries on both sides of the Pacific Ocean the transpacific economy

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First Known Use of transpacific

1891


TRANSPACIFIC Defined for English Language Learners

transpacific

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Definition of transpacific for English Language Learners

  • : crossing the Pacific Ocean

  • : of, relating to, or involving countries on both sides of the Pacific Ocean


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