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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Living or occurring in open waters

Usage examples (38)
  • The biologist studied the migratory behavior of pelagic seabirds.
  • Every kind of pelagic gamefish cruises in this warm, blue flow.
  • Fail to use an approved "pelagic" system for weighing herring, mackerel and horse mackerel.
  • Whale sharks are pelagic, meaning they roam the open sea, and can only be seen along the coast during seasonal feeding aggregations. for more
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