undersea

undersea
adjective (only before noun) happening or existing below the surface of the sea: undersea exploration

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  • undersea — I. adjective Date: 1613 1. being or carried on under the sea or under the surface of the sea < undersea oil deposits > < undersea fighting > 2. designed for use under the surface of the sea < an undersea fleet > II. adverb or …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • undersea — [[t]ʌ̱ndə(r)siː[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n Undersea things or activities exist or happen below the surface of the sea. ...an undersea pipeline running to Europe. ...undersea exploration …   English dictionary

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