oceanic ridge


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oceanic ridge

[‚ō·shē′an·ik ′rij]
(geology)
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Lomonosov Ridge is also an oceanic ridge because it lacks
and therefore is an oceanic ridge that cannot be included in any coastal
350 M from the baselines, but does not include oceanic ridges.
Therefore, the classification of seafloor highs as oceanic ridges,
This discussion will define oceanic ridges, submarine ridges, and
paragraphs 3 and 6 to arrive at definitions of oceanic ridges, submarine
further complicated by the pseudoscientific terms oceanic ridges,
oceanic" suggests that oceanic ridges share genetic and
ridges and submarine ridges, it excludes oceanic ridges from the
interpreted Article 76 as classifying seafloor highs as oceanic ridges,
classify them as oceanic ridges, submarine ridges, or submarine
1995, Mantle and Lower Crust Exposed in Oceanic Ridges and in Ophiolites: Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 214 p.