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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

- 'north pacific', 'pacific', and 'pacific region' redirect here. for the region in colombia, see see pacific region, colombia. for other uses, see north
- country's pacific coast is the part of its coast bordering the pacific ocean. countries on the western side of the americas have a pacific coast as
- the radio show, see pacific time (radio show). for the art exhibition, see pacific standard time: art in l.a., 1945-1980. the pacific time zone observes
- pacific theater or pacific theatre may refer to pacific ocean theater, a theater of operations during the spanish-american war asian and pacific theatre
- around the rim of the pacific ocean. the pacific basin includes the pacific rim and the islands in the pacific ocean. the pacific rim roughly overlaps
- asia-pacific or asia pacific (abbreviated as asia-pac, aspac, apac, apj, ****a or ****ac) is the part of the world in or near the western pacific ocean.
- the pacific tigers represent the university of the pacific in stockton, california in intercollegiate athletics. the tigers compete in ncaa division i
- proposed language family, see indo-pacific languages. the indo-pacific, sometimes known as the indo-west pacific, is a biogeographic region of the