interoceanic

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in 1850. From inter- + oceanic.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌɪntərəʊʃiːˈænɪk/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌɪntərˌoʊʃiˈænɪk/

AdjectiveEdit

interoceanic ‎(not comparable)

  1. Between oceans; connecting two oceans.
    We are thinking of building an interoceanic railway.

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ReferencesEdit

  • 2005, Ed. Catherine Soanes and Angus Stevenson, The Oxford Dictionary of English (2nd edition revised), Oxford University Press, ISBN 0198610572
  • interoceanic, adj.” in OED Online, Oxford University Press, 1989.
  • interoceanic” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.
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