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

 oce·an·ic /ˌoʃiˈænɪk/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 O·ce·an·ic a.
 1. Of or pertaining to the ocean; found or formed in or about, or produced by, the ocean; frequenting the ocean, especially mid-ocean.
    Petrels are the most aerial and oceanic of birds.   --Darwin.
 2. Of or pertaining to Oceania or its inhabitants.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: relating to or occurring or living in or frequenting the
             open ocean; "oceanic islands like Bermuda"; "oceanic
             currents"; "oceanic birds"; "pelagic organisms";
             "pelagic whaling" [syn: pelagic]
      2: resembling the ocean in apparent limitlessness in extent or
         degree; "the oceanic violence of his rage"
      3: constituting or living in the open sea; "oceanic waters";
         "oceanic life"
      n : an eastern subfamily of Malayo-Polynesian languages [syn: Eastern