Definitions for oceanariumˌoʊ ʃəˈnɛər i əm; -ˈnɛər i ə

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•cea•nar•i•umˌoʊ ʃəˈnɛər i əm; -ˈnɛər i ə(n.)(pl.)-nar•i•ums, -nar•i•a

  1. a large saltwater aquarium for marine life.

    Category: Biology

Origin of oceanarium:

1935–40

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  1. oceanarium(Noun)

    A park where visitors can see marine mammals and/or fish.

  2. Origin: ocean and aquarium.

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  1. Oceanarium

    An oceanarium can be either a marine mammal park, such as Marineland of Florida, or a large-scale aquarium, such as the Lisbon Oceanarium, presenting an ocean habitat with marine animals, especially large ocean dwellers such as sharks.

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