Oceanology O`cean*ol"o*gy, n. [Ocean + -logy.] That branch of science which relates to the ocean. [1913 Webster]

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  • oceanology — ☆ oceanology [ō΄shənäl′ə jē, ō΄shē ənäl′ə jē ] n. [ OCEAN + O + LOGY] 1. the study of the sea in all its aspects, including oceanography, geophysical phenomena, undersea exploration, economic and military uses, etc. 2. OCEANOGRAPHY oceanologist n …   English World dictionary

  • oceanology — okeanologija statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Hidrologijos šaka, tirianti jūrų ir vandenynų fizikines, chemines, geologines, biologines savybes ir procesus. atitikmenys: angl. oceanography; oceanology vok. Meereskunde, f;… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • oceanology — noun Date: circa 1864 oceanography; specifically the science of marine resources and technology • oceanologist noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • oceanology — oceanography (Russia) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • oceanology — oceanologist, n. /oh sheuh nol euh jee, oh shee euh /, n. the practical application of oceanography. [1860 65, Amer.; OCEAN + O + LOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • oceanology — noun oceanography Syn: marine science, oceanography …   Wiktionary

  • oceanology — study of oceans Sciences and Studies …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • oceanology — noun 1》 another term for oceanography. 2》 the branch of technology and economics concerned with human use of the sea. Derivatives oceanological adjective oceanologist noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • oceanology — ocean·ol·o·gy …   English syllables

  • oceanology — o•cea•nol•o•gy [[t]ˌoʊ ʃəˈnɒl ə dʒi, ˌoʊ ʃi ə [/t]] n. oce the science concerned with the practical application of oceanography • Etymology: 1860–65, amer. o′cea•no•log′ic, o′cea•no•log′i•cal adj. o cea•nol′o•gist, n …   From formal English to slang

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