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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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