Definition of thalassic in English:

thalassic

Line breaks: thal¦as|sic
Pronunciation: /θəˈlasɪk
 
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adjective

literary or • technical
  • Relating to the sea.
    More example sentences
    • The thalassic marine transportation occupies about 80% in industrial basic materials field with low fee because the cost occupancy rate is smaller than the transportation one.

Origin

mid 19th century: from French thalassique, from Greek thalassa 'sea'.

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