Oceanic

Science / Marine Biology / Oceanic: Associated with sea-water environments seaward of the shelf-slope break

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Oceanic Noun Synonyms: marine, pelagic, thalassic, salt-water, deep-water, aquatic, maritime, sea, ocean
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Oceanic Ridge

Science / Marine Biology / Oceanic Ridge: A sinuous ridge rising from the deep-sea floor MORE

National Oceanic And Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Science / Weather / National Oceanic And Atmospheric Administration (NOAA): A branch of the U.S. Department of Commerce, it is the parent organization of the National Weather Service. It promotes global environmental stewardship, emphasizing atmospheric and marine resources. MORE

National Climatic Data Center (NCDC)

Science / Weather / National Climatic Data Center (NCDC): The agency that archives climatic data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration as well as other climatological organizations. MORE

National Weather Service (NWS)

Science / Weather / National Weather Service (NWS): A primary branch of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, it is responsible for all aspects of observing and forecasting atmospheric conditions and their consequences, including severe MORE

National Severe Storms Laboratory (NSSL)

Science / Weather / National Severe Storms Laboratory (NSSL): A branch of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, it provides accurate and timely forecasts and warnings of hazardous weather events, especially flash floods, hail, lightning, tornadoes MORE

Cyclonic Ring

Science / Tides and Currents / Cyclonic Ring: A meander breaking off from the main oceanic current and spinning in a counter-clockwise direction in the northern hemisphere (clockwise in southern). MORE

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