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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ocean /ˈoʃən/

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 O·cean n.
 1. 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.
 Like the odor of brine from the ocean
 Comes the thought of other years.   --Longfellow.
 2. 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.
 3. An immense expanse; any vast space or quantity without apparent limits; as, the boundless ocean of eternity; an ocean of affairs.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 O·cean a. Of or pertaining to the main or great sea; as, the ocean waves; an ocean stream.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a large body of water constituting a principal part of the
      2: anything apparently limitless in quantity or volume [syn: sea]