oceanography etymology

English word oceanography comes from English ocean, English -graphy

Detailed word origin of oceanography

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ocean English (eng) (countable) One of the large bodies of water separating the continents.. (figuratively) An immense expanse; any vast space or quantity without apparent limits.. (uncountable) Water belonging to an ocean.
-graphy English (eng) Represents something written or otherwise represented in the specified manner, or about a specified subject.
oceanography English (eng) The exploration and scientific study of the oceans and ocean floor.

Words with the same origin as oceanography

Descendants of ocean
Ocean
Descendants of -graphy
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