Tasman Sea


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Tas·man Sea

 (tăz′mən)
An arm of the southern Pacific Ocean between southeast Australia and western New Zealand.

Tasman Sea

n
(Placename) the part of the Pacific between SE Australia and NW New Zealand

Tas′man Sea′


n.
a part of the Pacific Ocean between SE Australia and New Zealand.
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Noun1.Tasman Sea - an arm of the southern Pacific Ocean between southeastern Australia and New Zealand
Pacific, Pacific Ocean - the largest ocean in the world
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Tasman Sea

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In an unrelated drug seizure, police said they believe that packages of cocaine that washed up on an Auckland beach this week likely drifted for a year and over hundreds of miles across the Tasman Sea from Australia.
A multi-million dollar haul of cocaine washed up on a New Zealand beach this week is believed to have drifted more than 2,100 kilometers (1,300 miles) across the Tasman Sea from Australia, police said Friday.
Despite Michael Cheika's side failing to fire on all cylinders in the Rugby Championship thus far with a crushing defeat in South Africa and a slender 16-10 win over Argentina last month, New Zealand cross the Tasman Sea with question marks surrounding their own World Cup chances.
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Two GCM ensembles indicate that the record sea surface temperatures during the 2017118 Tasman Sea marine heatwave were virtually impossible without anthropogenic influence.
The Minister decided to go with a single name with the corrected the spelling so the Waitangitahuna River is now the official place name for a river that flows northwards from Tatare Range into the Tasman Sea. Evidence shows the misspelling came into use in the mid-19th century.
Weather bureau meteorologist Rosemary Barr said the winds gradually eased yesterday to up to 30kph after a low-pressure system in the Tasman sea weakened and moved east.
VVGOOGLING a runner Tasman Sea 2.00 Nottingham Located in the South Pacific Ocean between Australia and New Zealand, the Tasman Sea was named after Abel Janszoon Tasman.
Across the Tasman Sea in New Zealand, the company operates three properties: Swiss-Belsuites Victoria Park, Auckland; Swiss-Belresort Coronet Peak, Queenstown; and Swiss-Belsuites Pounamu Queenstown.
Which inlet of the Tasman Sea was the site of Captain Cook's first landing in Australia?
The series then travels across the Tasman Sea, where Australia take on the Black Caps at Eden Park on February 16 before the tournament final at the same venue four days later.
The boat arrived a day later than expected, with Vertika Joshi mentioning unusually calm seas, with little wind, as they crossed the Tasman Sea, an official statement said on Thursday."We were told to expect rough seas, but somehow that didn't happen,"Joshi was quoted as saying in a statement released by New Zealand's High Commission in India."Lack of wind has been the most challenging aspect of the journey so far.