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Bellingshausen Sea

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  1. an arm of the S Pacific Ocean, off the coast of Antarctica.
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Bellingshausen Sea

noun
  1. an area of the S Pacific Ocean off the coast of Antarctica

Word Origin

named after Fabian Gottlieb Bellingshausen (1778–1852), Russian explorer
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