deepwater

[ deep-waw-ter, -wot-er ]
/ ˈdipˈwɔ tər, -ˈwɒt ər /
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adjective

having, requiring, or operating in deep water: deepwater shipping; deepwater drilling for oil.

Nearby words

  1. deep-vein thrombosis,
  2. deep-voiced,
  3. deepen,
  4. deepfreeze,
  5. deeply,
  6. deer,
  7. deer fern,
  8. deer fly,
  9. deer fly fever,
  10. deer grass

Origin of deepwater

First recorded in 1785–95; deep + water

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