- occurring or existing below the floor of the ocean: suboceanic oil.
- of, relating to, or on the floor of the ocean: suboceanic plants.
Also sub·o·cean [suhb-oh-shuh n] /sʌbˈoʊ ʃən/.
Origin of suboceanic
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Much attention has been given to these suboceanic disturbances by Professor E. Rudolph.
- formed or situated beneath the ocean or ocean floor
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