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asea

[uh-see] /əˈsi/
adjective, adverb
1.
to or toward the sea; seaward.
2.
at sea.
See sea (def 10).
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; a-1 + sea
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Examples for asea
  • Instead, these waters were surveyed from asea-kayak and several land-based observation points.
Word Origin and History for asea
asea
1858, from a- (1) "on" + sea.
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