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transpacific

[trans-puh-sif-ik] /ˌtræns pəˈsɪf ɪk/
adjective
1.
passing or extending across the Pacific.
2.
beyond or on the other side of the Pacific.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; trans- + Pacific
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  • They migrate between continents, making both transatlantic and transpacific journeys between feeding and nesting sites.
  • In the transpacific, average freight rates are higher eastbound than westbound.
British Dictionary definitions for transpacific

transpacific

/ˌtrænzpəˈsɪfɪk/
adjective
1.
crossing the Pacific
2.
on or from the other side of the Pacific
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