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/ˈōSHən/,
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oceans, plural;
  1. A very large expanse of sea, in particular, each of the main areas into which the sea is divided geographically
    • - the Atlantic Ocean
  2. The sea
    • - the ocean floor
  3. A very large expanse or quantity
    • - she had oceans of energy

  1. a large body of water constituting a principal part of the hydrosphere
  2. anything apparently limitless in quantity or volume
  3. An ocean (from Greek , "okeanos" Oceanus) is a major body of saline water, and a principal component of the hydrosphere. Approximately 71% of the Earth's surface (~3. ...
  4. In contemporary psychology, the "Big Five" factors (or Five Factor Model; FFM) of personality are five broad domains or dimensions of personality which are used to describe human personality.
  5. Océan is a department of South Province in Cameroon. The department covers an area of 11,280 km² and as of 2001 had a total population of 133,062. The capital of the department lies at Kribi.
  6. Ocean was the sixth album released by the German progressive rock band Eloy. It was released in 1977 and is considered by many their finest album, a classic of the genre in Germany. It sold 200,000 copies, doing better than Genesis or Queen on the German charts.from Eloy's official site -
  7. "Ocean" is the thirty-ninth single by B'z, released on August 10, 2005. This song is one of B'z many number-one singles in Oricon charts. As B-sides, the single features "Narifuri Kamawazu Dakishimete", a The Circle outtake, and "Dear My Lovely Pain". It was used as the drama Umizaru's theme song.
  8. Ocean was a gospel rock band formed in 1970 in London, Ontario, Canada. They are best known for their million-selling 1971 single "Put Your Hand in the Hand", penned by Gene MacLellan. ...
  9. Ocean is a 2004 six-issue comic book miniseries, written by Warren Ellis with pencils by Chris Sprouse and inks by Karl Story. It was published by DC Comics under the Wildstorm imprint.
  10. Ocean was an English transport ship and whaler. In 1803 she accompanied HMS Calcutta to Port Phillip Bay (Melbourne), the vessels supporting the establishment of a settlement under the leadership of Lt Col David Collins. Calcutta transported convicts, with Ocean serving to transport supplies. ...
  11. Ocean is an album by Devadas (Andrew Labreqcue) released in 2008.
  12. One of the five large bodies of water separating the continents; An immense expanse; any vast space or quantity without apparent limits; as, the boundless ocean of eternity; an ocean of affairs
  13. A female given name of modern usage
  14. (Oceans) 71% of the total area of the earth is covered by water. In the ancient times, these oceans were regarded as great hindrance in the development of relations between different countries. But now these have become great highways for transportation.
  15. (Oceans) are the largest bodies of water on planet Earth. Oceans are salt water, and are home to millions of species of fish, plants and other creatures like whales and dolphins. We need to protect our oceans from becoming polluted. ...
  16. The oceans are the second largest solar collector on the planet. This stored solar energy can be retrieved from the oceans by harnessing the WAVES, TIDES, coastal CURRENTS and thermal differences (OTEC) in the water at different depths. The energy density of moving water is very high. ...
  17. To dream of the ocean when it is calm is propitious. The sailor will have a pleasant and profitable voyage. The business man will enjoy a season of remuneration, and the young man will revel in his sweetheart's charms. ...
  18. The salt water surrounding the great land masses. The land masses divide the ocean into several distinct portions, each of which also is called an ocean. The oceans include the Pacific Ocean, the Atlantic Ocean, the Indian Ocean, and the Arctic Ocean.
  19. geofon, m/n; gelagu; mereflod
  20. The intercommunicating body of salt water occupying the depressions of the earth's surface, or one of its major primary subdivisions, bounded by the continents, or the equator, and other imaginary lines. A sea is subdivision of an ocean.
  21. The oceans cover approximately 70% of the Earth's surface and are apparently unique in the solar system (although keep an eye on some of the giant planets' moons...). The oceans are important for the regulation of tropospheric heat and the storage and production of oxygen and carbon dioxide. ...
  22. For the purposes of the survey, ocean is divided into two categories:
  23. This oft-misunderstood superlake is feared by children, cursed by the elderly, and controlled by the moon—just like a werewolf but twice as evil. Each wave is another methodical battle in the ocean's war to slowly invade earth. ...
  24. Sea containers are similar to PIG containers, but are constructed of heavier steel so they may be stacked much higher on a container vessel.
  25. Typically, the ocean symbolizes the subconscious. A turbulent ocean suggests personal upheaval, inner struggle, discontent, and restlessness; whereas calm seas represent balance and harmony within the self.