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  1. high seas(Noun)

    Parts of the ocean surface that are far from shore.

  2. high seas(Noun)

    International waters; parts of the ocean that are not considered to belong to any specific country.

Freebase

  1. High Seas

    An NCIS agent who used to work under Gibbs asks for the team's help investigating a case where sailors on an aircraft carrier are dying of a drug overdose, but have no history of any kind of drug abuse.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. High Seas

    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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