ocean engineering


noun

the branch of engineering that deals with the development of equipment and techniques for the exploration of the ocean floor and exploitation of its resources.

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Also called o·cea·neer·ing [oh-shuh-neer-ing]. /ˌoʊ ʃəˈnɪər ɪŋ/.

Origin of ocean engineering

First recorded in 1960–65

Words nearby ocean engineering

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