Western Ocean

Western Ocean

n
(Placename) (formerly) another name for Atlantic Ocean
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West′ern O′cean


n.
Naut.
the North Atlantic Ocean.
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First of all he would insist upon the advantages of the Eastern trade, hinting at its superiority to the Western ocean service.
Jukes to his chum in the Western ocean trade, out of the fulness of his heart and the liveliness of his fancy.
Nevertheless, we must believe that the strata undermined by the waters of this ancient strait, were broken u into huge fragments, and these lying scattered on the beach were reduced first to smaller blocks, then to pebbles an lastly to the most impalpable mud, which the tides drifte far into the Eastern or Western Ocean.
But--and mark you, the leap paralyzes one--crossing the Western Ocean, in New York City, hautboy, or ho-boy, becomes the name by which the night-scavenger is known.
He wrote: "For three days and three nights, the brig was tossed as a mere toy on the great sweeping billows of the western ocean.
The implications are potentially profound for the public's understanding of what it means to live near the western ocean, in one of the Celtic countries, or to speak a Celtic language.
The combination of almost two weeks of constant rains and an overflowing lake that fed into the Pasig River, a tidal estuary swollen well beyond flood crest, was made worse as the high tide pushed in more water from the western ocean bay.
China plans to sail the new ship within the next two years into the "western ocean," as the Chinese call it, as a re-enactment of the glorious voyages of its maritime hero, Muslim eunuch admiral Zheng He.
Reflecting this concept, Schoner explained in another of his writings, the Opusculum Geographicum (cap.xx): "the Genoese Columbus and Americo Vespucci reaching only the coastal parts of those lands from Spain across the Western Ocean, considered them to be an island which they called America".
Cocoa Beach, where we stayed at the Best Western Ocean Beach Hotel, was the home of world surfing champion Kelly Slater.
Call 0844 557 3860 or click on www.virginholidays.co.uk The Best Western Ocean Beach * Hotel (said to be a favourite for putting up astronauts' families) has doubles from $110 (pounds 73).

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