North Pacific

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Noun1.North Pacific - that part of the Pacific Ocean to the north of the equatorNorth Pacific - that part of the Pacific Ocean to the north of the equator
Pacific, Pacific Ocean - the largest ocean in the world
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I have read with ardour the accounts of the various voyages which have been made in the prospect of arriving at the North Pacific Ocean through the seas which surround the pole.
Impatience grew apace, when, on the 2nd of July, they learned that a steamer of the line of San Francisco, from California to Shanghai, had seen the animal three weeks before in the North Pacific Ocean.
He landed close to old Sea Vitch--the big, ugly, bloated, pimpled, fat-necked, long-tusked walrus of the North Pacific, who has no manners except when he is asleep--as he was then, with his hind flippers half in and half out of the surf.
The liquor mounted in the heads of all of us, and the talk of Scotty and the harpooner was upon running the Easting down, gales off the Horn and pamperos off the Plate, lower topsail breezes, southerly busters, North Pacific gales, and of smashed whaleboats in the Arctic ice.
On the spur of the moment it reminded him of a gale he had once experienced in the North Pacific.
Rojas said the semi-permanent North Pacific high pressure area is taking effect in the country over the weekend making the temperature hot.
The large negative intensity biases in the eastern and western North Pacific were also reduced 25% and 75% in the 12-72-h forecast lead times.
TSUBASA is comprised of six regional banks in Japan such as the Chiba Bank with total assets in USD118bn based in Chiba; the Daishi Bank with USD47bn based in Niigata; the Chugoku Bank with USD69bn based in Okayama; the Iyo Bank with USD58bn based in Ehime; the Toho Bank with USD52bn based in Fukushima; and the North Pacific Bank with USD75bn based in Hokkaido.
Warmer and drier days are ahead in the coming weeks due to the dominance of the extended ride of the North Pacific high pressure area, Pagasa said.
North Pacific Paper will be led by chief executive officer, Craig Anneberg, who previously served as the mill manager and has worked within the Weyerhaeuser organization for more than 35 years.
The Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, and the Honourable Harjit Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, today announced that Operation Driftnet 2016 has concluded another successful enforcement initiative to protect marine resources in the North Pacific Ocean.
Their analysis, which could discern human-derived nitrogen from natural nitrogen fixation, revealed that the oceanic nitrate concentration increased significantly over the last 30 years in surface waters of the North Pacific due largely to the enhanced deposition of nitrogen from the atmosphere.

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