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thalassography

[thal-uh-sog-ruh-fee] /ˌθæl əˈsɒg rə fi/
noun
1.
oceanography, especially that branch dealing with smaller bodies of water, as bays, sounds, and gulfs.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; thalasso- + -graphy
Related forms
thalassographer, noun
thalassographic
[thuh-las-uh-graf-ik] /θəˌlæs əˈgræf ɪk/ (Show IPA),
thalassographical, adjective
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