Definition of seabed in English:

seabed

Line breaks: sea¦bed
Pronunciation: /ˈsiːbɛd
 
/

noun

The ground under the sea; the ocean floor.
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  • Scientists are currently investigating life on the seabed across the whole Marine Park as part of the Great Barrier Reef Seabed Biodiversity Project.
  • Only recently have oceanographers been able to map the seabed in something near the detail possible on land.
  • Shrinking sea ice is significantly increasing the rate at which icebergs scour the Antarctic seabed, taking away large swathes of marine organisms in the process.

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