the region of North America lying north of the Columbia River and west of the Rockies
[pah-thee-fee-kaw, -see-] /pɑˈθi fiˌkɔ, -ˈsi-/ noun, plural pacificos [pah-thee-fee-kaws, -see-] /pɑˈθi fiˌkɔs, -ˈsi-/ (Show IPA). Spanish. 1. a peaceful person. 2. a native of Cuba or the Philippine Islands who did not resist the Spanish occupation.
noun 1. an ocean bordered by the American continents, Asia, and Australia: largest ocean in the world; divided by the equator into the North Pacific and the South Pacific. 70,000,000 sq. mi. (181,300,000 sq. km); greatest known depth, 35,433 feet (10,800 meters). noun 1. the world’s largest and deepest ocean, lying between Asia and Australia […]
noun 1. .
- Pacific rim
noun 1. the regions, countries, etc, that lie on the shores of the Pacific Ocean, esp in the context of their developing manufacturing capacity and consumer markets