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Definition of pacific. Meaning of pacific. Synonyms of pacific

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Definition of pacific

Pacific
Pacific Pa*cif"ic, a. [L. pacificus: cf. F. pacifique. See Pacify.] Of or pertaining to peace; suited to make or restore peace; of a peaceful character; not warlike; not quarrelsome; conciliatory; as, pacific words or acts; a pacific nature or condition. Pacific Ocean, the ocean between America and Asia, so called by Magellan, its first European navigator, on account of the exemption from violent tempests which he enjoyed while sailing over it; -- called also, simply, the Pacific, and, formerly, the South sea. Syn: Peacemaking; appeasing; conciliatory; tranquil; calm; quiet; peaceful; reconciling; mild; gentle.
Pacific
Pacific Pa*cif"ic, a. [L. pacificus: cf. F. pacifique. See Pacify.] Of or pertaining to peace; suited to make or restore peace; of a peaceful character; not warlike; not quarrelsome; conciliatory; as, pacific words or acts; a pacific nature or condition. Pacific Ocean, the ocean between America and Asia, so called by Magellan, its first European navigator, on account of the exemption from violent tempests which he enjoyed while sailing over it; -- called also, simply, the Pacific, and, formerly, the South sea. Syn: Peacemaking; appeasing; conciliatory; tranquil; calm; quiet; peaceful; reconciling; mild; gentle.

Meaning of pacific from wikipedia

- pacific', 'pacific', and 'pacific region' redirect here. for the region in colombia, see pacific region, colombia. for other uses, see north pacific (disambiguation)
- asia-pacific or asia pacific (abbreviated as apac, asia-pac, aspac, apj, ****a or ****ac) is the part of the world in or near the western pacific ocean.
- proposed language family, see indo-pacific languages. the indo-pacific, sometimes known as the indo-west pacific, is a biogeographic region of the
- hurricanes, see south pacific tropical cyclone season. for the most recent season, see 2016 pacific hurricane season. a pacific hurricane is a mature
- islanders rugby union team. pacific islander is a term used to refer to the peoples of the pacific islands. see also: pacific islands according to the
- the pacific plate is an oceanic tectonic plate that lies beneath the pacific ocean. at 103 million square kilometres (40,000,000 sq mi), it is the largest
- the pacific islands is a term broadly referring to the islands of the pacific ocean. depending on the context, it may refer to countries and islands with
- games between countries of the pacific rim, see pacific ocean games. the pacific games (formerly known as the south pacific games) is a multi-sport event