Meaning of “mid-ocean ridge” in the English Dictionary

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"mid-ocean ridge" in British English

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mid-ocean ridgenoun [ C ]

/ˌmɪdˌəʊ.ʃən ˈrɪdʒ/ /ˌmɪdˌoʊ.ʃən ˈrɪdʒ/ specialized

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mid-ocean ridgenoun [ C ]

/ˈmɪdˌoʊ·ʃən ˈrɪdʒ/

earth science an area of mountains under an ocean where there are earthquakes and volcanos

(Definition of “mid-ocean ridge” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)