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oceanology

[oh-shuh-nol-uh-jee, oh-shee-uh-] /ˌoʊ ʃəˈnɒl ə dʒi, ˌoʊ ʃi ə-/
noun
1.
the practical application of oceanography.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65, Americanism; ocean + -o- + -logy
Related forms
oceanologist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for ocean-ology

oceanology

/ˌəʊʃəˈnɒlədʒɪ; ˌəʊʃɪə-/
noun
1.
the study of the sea, esp of its economic geography
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