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(English) The science of the sea, including the study of currents, wind, tides, sea-air interactions, geology of the seafloor, and the living organisms. (See also: oceanographic survey, ocean ecosystems)
(French) Science de la mer, y compris l'étude des courants, du vent, des marées, des interactions air-mer, de la géologie sous-marine et des organismes vivants. (See also: oceanographic survey, ocean ecosystems)
(Portuguese) A Ciência do mar. Inclui o estudo das correntes, ventos, marés, interacções água-ar, geologia dos fundos e os organismos vivos. (See also: oceanographic survey, ocean ecosystems)

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