transpacific

[ trans-puh-sif-ik ]
/ ˌtræns pəˈsɪf ɪk /

adjective

passing or extending across the Pacific.
beyond or on the other side of the Pacific.

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Origin of transpacific

1890–95; trans- + Pacific
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British Dictionary definitions for transpacific

transpacific
/ (ˌtrænzpəˈsɪfɪk) /

adjective

crossing the Pacific
on or from the other side of the Pacific
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