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(English) In oceanography, a region composed of a group of similar bathymetric features whose characteristics are markedly in contrast with surrounding areas. (See also: bathymetry, oceanography, oceanographic survey)
(French) Dans l'océanographie : région composée d'un groupe de caractéres bathymétriques similaires dont les caractéristiques sont en contraste marquée avec les environs. (See also: bathymetry, oceanography, oceanographic survey)
(Portuguese) Em Oceanografia, a região composta por um conjunto de características batimétricas que contrastam marcadamente com o ambiente envolvente. (See also: bathymetry, oceanography, oceanographic survey)

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