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pacific British & World English

Peaceful in character or intent

pacific English Thesaurus

there were demonstrations in the normally pacific community

Pacific in pacific British & World English

Relating to the Pacific Ocean

the Pacific in pacific British & World English

short for Pacific Ocean.

Pacific Rim British & World English

The countries and regions bordering the Pacific Ocean, especially the small nations of East Asia

Pacific Rim New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

the small nations of east Asia bordering the Pacific Ocean

Asia-Pacific British & World English

A business region consisting of the whole of Asia as well as the countries of the Pacific Rim

Indo-Pacific British & World English

Relating to the Indian Ocean and the adjacent parts of the Pacific

Pacific Ocean British & World English

The largest of the world’s oceans, lying between America to the east and Asia and Australasia to the west

Pacific time British & World English

The standard time in a zone including the Pacific coastal region of Canada and the US, specifically:

trans-Pacific British & World English

Crossing the Pacific

Pacific Ocean New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

largest of the world's oceans

Pacific Islander British & World English

A native or inhabitant of any of the islands in the South Pacific, especially an indigenous person of Polynesia

Pacific Crest Trail British & World English

A recreational trail that extends from the Mexican to the Canadian border, from California to Washington, and that follows mountain ridges for 2,600 miles (4,200 km)

Pacific Security Treaty British & World English

Another name for Anzus.

South Pacific Commission British & World English

An agency established in 1947 to promote the economic and social stability of the islands in the South Pacific, having twenty-seven member governments and administrations

Pacific Islands, Trust Territory of the British & World English

A UN trusteeship established in 1947 under US administration and dissolved in 1994. It included the Caroline, Marshall, and Mariana islands, today all components of the Marshall Islands, the Northern Mariana Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, or Palau

Asia-Pacific region in Asia-Pacific British & World English

A business region consisting of the whole of Asia as well as the countries of the Pacific Rim

Grand Canyon of the Pacific in Waimea Canyon British & World English

A deep canyon in western Kauai Island in Hawaii. Also called Grand Canyon of the Pacific