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deepwater

[deep-waw-ter, -wot-er] /ˈdipˈwɔ tər, -ˈwɒt ər/
adjective
1.
having, requiring, or operating in deep, water:
deepwater shipping; deepwater drilling for oil.
Origin
1785-1795
1785-95; deep + water
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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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see: in deep , def. 2.
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