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θəˈlæs ɪktha·las·sic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thalassicadjective

    relating to the seas, especially smaller or inland seas

    "deposits of sediment in gulfs and seas rather than in the ocean proper are known as thalassic deposits"- Scientific American


  1. thalassicadjective

    of, or relating to seas and oceans

  2. Etymology: From thalassique, from θάλασσα + -ique


  1. Thalassic

    Thalassic is the eighth studio album by Finnish folk metal band Ensiferum. It was released on 10 July 2020 through Metal Blade Records. It is the first Ensiferum album to feature new keyboardist and clean vocalist Pekka Montin, who joined the band in February 2020.The album's title "thalassic" (which is derived from both French and Ancient Greek) means "of or relating to seas", which pertains to the theme of the album's lyrics.


  1. thalassic

    Thalassic refers to relating to or associated with the sea or sea water, particularly smaller or inland seas and not the open ocean.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thalassicadjective

    of or pertaining to the sea; -- sometimes applied to rocks formed from sediments deposited upon the sea bottom

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Thalassic

    tha-las′ik, adj. pertaining to the smaller seas—opp. to Oceanic: (zool.) pelagic.—ns. Thalassoc′racy, Thalassoc′raty, the sovereignty of the seas; Thalassog′rapher, a student of the phenomena of the ocean.—adj. Thalassograph′ic.—ns. Thalassog′raphy, the science of the ocean, oceanography; Thalassom′eter, a tide-gauge. [Gr. thalassa, the sea.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thalassic in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thalassic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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