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 (trăns′pə-sĭf′ĭk, trănz′-)
1. Situated on or coming from the other side of the Pacific Ocean.
2. Spanning or crossing the Pacific Ocean.
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1. crossing the Pacific
2. on or from the other side of the Pacific
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(ˌtræns pəˈsɪf ɪk)

1. crossing or extending across the Pacific.
2. beyond or on the other side of the Pacific.
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adjüber den Pazifik; countriesjenseits des Pazifik
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