Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Oceanic (Page: 995)

O`ce*an"ic (?), a. [Cf.F. océanique. See Ocean.]

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 aërial and oceanic of birds. Darwin.

2. Of or pertaining to Oceania or its inhabitants.