Southern Ocean

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Southern Ocean

also Antarctic Ocean
The waters surrounding Antarctica, actually the southern extensions of the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian Oceans.
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Southern Ocean

n
(Placename) another name for the Antarctic Ocean
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Translations
Jižní oceán
Déli-óceán
Antarktiska oceanenSödra ishavetSödra oceanen
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