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suboceanic

[suhb-oh-shee-an-ik] /ˌsʌb oʊ ʃiˈæn ɪk/
adjective
1.
occurring or existing below the floor of the ocean:
suboceanic oil.
2.
of, pertaining to, or on the floor of the ocean:
suboceanic plants.
Also, subocean
[suhb-oh-shuh n] /sʌbˈoʊ ʃən/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; sub- + oceanic
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British Dictionary definitions for subocean

suboceanic

/sʌbˌəʊʃɪˈænɪk/
adjective
1.
formed or situated beneath the ocean or ocean floor
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