Dictionary.com

oceanarium

[ oh-shuh-nair-ee-uhm ]
/ 藢o蕣 蕛蓹藞n蓻蓹r i 蓹m /
Save This Word!

noun, plural o路cea路nar路i路ums, o路cea路nar路i路a [oh-shuh-nair-ee-uh]. /藢o蕣 蕛蓹藞n蓻蓹r i 蓹/.
a large saltwater aquarium for the display and observation of fish and other marine life.
QUIZ
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
Do you know the difference between everyday US and UK terminology? Test yourself with this quiz on words that differ across the Atlantic.
Question 1 of 7
In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as鈥

Origin of oceanarium

1935鈥40; ocean + -arium, modelled on aquarium
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 漏 Random House, Inc. 2023

British Dictionary definitions for oceanarium

oceanarium
/ (藢蓹蕣蕛蓹藞n蓻蓹r瑟蓹m) /

noun plural -iums or -ia (-瑟蓹)
a large saltwater aquarium for marine life
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK