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South Pacific Ocean

noun
1.
the part of the Pacific Ocean extending S from the Equator to the Antarctic continent.
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  • Unfortunately, the total phase can be observed only from two little islands in the South Pacific Ocean.

    The Chautauquan, Vol. III, March 1883 The Chautauquan Literary and Scientific Circle
  • The likeliest-looking place appeared to be the South Pacific Ocean.

    The Belted Seas Arthur Colton
  • So say the sailing directions for the South Pacific Ocean; and that is all they say.

  • A native drink, known as kava, is universally used throughout the islands of the South Pacific Ocean.

  • The astronomers are making arrangements to observe it on two little islands in the South Pacific Ocean.

    The Chautauquan, Vol. III, March 1883 The Chautauquan Literary and Scientific Circle
  • Volcanic dust is carried for 55 many miles and deposited in the deep sea—particularly in the South Pacific Ocean.

    Geology William J. Miller
  • The passage across the South Pacific Ocean is monotonous and barren of incident.

    There She Blows! William Hussey Macy

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