Definition and Meanings for ocean
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Part of Speech of ocean
Etymology of ocean
Meaning of ocean
- the whole body of salt water which covers more than three fifths of the surface of the globe; -- called also the sea, or great sea.
- one of the large bodies of water into which the great ocean is regarded as divided, as the atlantic, pacific, indian, arctic and antarctic oceans.
- an immense expanse; any vast space or quantity without apparent limits; as, the boundless ocean of eternity; an ocean of affairs.
- of or pertaining to the main or great sea; as, the ocean waves; an ocean stream.