Meaning of “abyssal” in the English Dictionary

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"abyssal" in British English

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abyssaladjective

uk /əˈbɪs.əl/ us /əˈbɪs.əl/ specialized

found in the deepest parts of the ocean or on the bottom of deep oceans:

abyssal marine life

(Definition of “abyssal” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)