thalassic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French thalassique, from Ancient Greek θάλασσα (thálassa, sea) + -ique

Adjective[edit]

thalassic (comparative more thalassic, superlative most thalassic)

  1. of or relating to seas and oceans
  2. pelagic

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used more often of smaller, or inland seas, as opposed to oceanic.