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seamount chain
(English) Several seamounts in a line with bases separated by a relatively flat sea floor. (See also: seamount, sea floor)
chaîne de monts sous-marins
(French) Plusieurs monts sous-marins alignés avec les bases séparées par un fond de la mer relativement plat. (See also: seamount, sea floor)
cordilheira marinha
(Portuguese) Montes submarinos dispostos em linha com as bases separadas por áreas planas. (See also: seamount, sea floor)

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