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Parts of the ocean surface that are far from shore.
International waters; parts of the ocean that are not considered to belong to any specific country.
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as understood in international law means the entire sea or ocean area which lies beyond a three-mile belt of coast water. This coastal strip is called the mare clausum, and the rights of fishing, &c., in it are reserved to the country upon which it borders.
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