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Synonyms for ocean

sea

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a lot

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  • a lot
  • a great deal
  • a mass
  • a load
  • a multitude
  • a heap
  • a stack
  • an abundance
  • a large amount
  • a plethora
  • a quantity
  • a profusion
  • a number
  • a vast number

Synonyms for ocean

a large body of water constituting a principal part of the hydrosphere

anything apparently limitless in quantity or volume

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Sandstone petrology of the oligocene-early miocene panjgur abyssal plain turbidites in Turbat-Ispikan area of the Makran Accretionary wedge, southwest Pakistan.
Located on the opposite side of an expansive abyssal plain from Wally's lair, the ridge hosts a hydrothermal hotbed of volcanic vents called black smokers.
The Sohm Abyssal Plain generally has a thick sediment cover; compilations of sediment thickness estimate that the thickness is over 2 km in the area beyond 200 nm (GSC 1994).
Especially most recent data on the Upper Jurassic to Lower Tertiary sedimentary succession from ODP Leg 173 (Iberia Abyssal Plain) was analysed.
Aspects of reproduction of liparid fishes from the continental slope and abyssal plain off Oregon, with notes on growth.
At 3,000 metres lies the abyssal plain, which covers more than half the Earth's surface.
Down at 3000 metres, the abyssal plain covers over half the Earth's surface.
Racal says 70% of the route is across a featureless abyssal plain. The pipe needs protection against corrosion.
across abyssal plain, and home at last to the Amazon delta
ODP has just commenced a systematic approach to drilling in passive margins in the North Atlantic with Leg 149 (March to May 1993), which included a transect across part of the Iberia Abyssal Plain (IAP) west of Portugal.
The 800 km cable loop west of Vancouver Island connects five nodes in coastal, continental slope, abyssal plain and spreading-ridge environments.