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Definition of the adjective abyssal

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adjective - degrees: -

  1. relating to ocean depths from 2000 to 5000 meters
  2. resembling an abyss in depth; so deep as to be unmeasurable

Alternative definition of the adjective abyssal


  1. Belonging to, or resembling, an abyss; unfathomable.
  2. Of or belonging to the ocean depths, especially below 2000 metres (6500 ft): abyssal zone


"Abyssal" is an EP by the Japanese screamo band Envy. Abyssal likens itself with Insomniac Doze's more atmospheric sound. Recorded and mixed at Bazooka Higashinakano, Spring 2007. Mastered at Parasight Mastering. Includes booklet with lyrics in both Japanese & English.

Phrases with Abyssal

Phrases starting with the word Abyssal:

  1. Abyssal Fish
  2. abyssal zone
  3. Abyssal plain
  4. Abyssal Skate
  5. Abyssal Crangon
  6. Abyssal Grenadier
  7. Abyssal Snailfish
  8. Abyssal Sumo Crab

Other phrases containing the word Abyssal:

  1. Rough Abyssal Grenadier
  2. Smooth Abyssal Grenadier

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Abyssal

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Marine Sciences (2012)

by Hanneke J.G. Baretta-Bekker, Egbert K. Duursma, Bouwe R. Kuipers

abyssal zone A abiotic (opposite to biotic) lifeless, a term used for characteristics and elements of the environment with a certain influence on survival or reproduction of organisms that are not alive themselves. Examples are temperature ...

Google previewMarine Affairs Dictionary (2004)

Terms, Concepts, Laws, Court Cases, and International Conventions and Agreements by Niels West

Abyssal Zone) ABYSSAL CLAY: Deep-ocean clay sediment. ABYSSAL HILL: Isolated ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Physical Geography (2015)

by David S. G. Thomas

abyssal plain Areas of the deep ocean floor that are virtually flat and have very low gradients (∼0.05°). The subdued relief and low slope of these plains, of which about 75 are known, arise from the blanketing of the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Fish Physiology (2011)

From Genome to Environment

Balrachocorlus baicalansis Paracollus jelrelesi Sub-Imorallsupra-abyssal pelagic (50-400 m) Cottocomephorus grewingki Cotrocomephorus inermis Supra- abyssal ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

see abyssal zone. abyssal Geology. 1. of or relating to the region deep within the earth. 2. see Plutonic. Oceanography ...

Google previewBlackie’s Dictionary of Geography (2000)

by Blackie

abyssal A term applied to the deepest parts of the ocean floor (mainly between 2200 and 5500 m), on which fine-textured deposits (ooze) have accumulated to considerable thicknesses ...

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Scrabble value of A1B3Y4S1S1A1L1

The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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