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oceanology

[‚ō·shə′näl·ə·jē]
(geophysics)
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From fish that provide life, to disproving the bloodthirsty nature of sharks, these are exceptional stories that will inspire many young would-be oceanologists.
Its team of oceanologists wanted to celebrate their achievement in style, and media people from neighbouring countries had been invited to share in the festivities.
Ballard, who is famed for discovering the wrecks of the Titanic and Bismarck, spent two weeks on the island with a team of geologists, biologists and oceanologists.
Famed explorer Robert Ballard is currently with a team of geologists, marine biologists and oceanologists on the Nautilus off the coast of Cyprus, where they will remain for the next two weeks examining the Eratosthenes Seamount, one of the largest features on the Eastern Mediterranean seafloor and about 120 km long and 80 km wide.