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  1. located, carried on, or used under the surface of the sea: undersea life.
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  1. underseas.
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Origin of undersea

First recorded in 1605–15; under- + sea
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adjective, adverb Also: underseas (ˌʌndəˈsiːz)
  1. below the surface of the sea
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Word Origin and History for undersea

1610s, from under + sea.

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