Southern Ocean

Southern Ocean
or Antarctic Ocean geographical name the ocean surrounding Antarctica including the southern parts of the South Atlantic, South Pacific, & Indian oceans especially S of about 60°S

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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