the degree to which the climate of a place is influenced by the sea.
cake by the ocean
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On a recent expedition to explore the seamounts in the southern Indian Ocean by scientists, a new species of large squid was discovered. A specimen of the new species, which can grow up to 30 inches long, belongs to the deep-sea Chiroteuthid family, which are known for being radically bioluminescent (naturally glowing.) Don’t confuse this squid with the squidworm, a creature also just discovered that is …
Origin of oceanicity
Also called o·ce·an·i·ty [oh-shee-an-i-tee] /ˌoʊ ʃiˈæn ɪ ti/.
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