Pacific

  • (noun): The largest ocean in the world.
    Synonyms: Pacific Ocean
    See also — Additional definitions below

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2007 Pacific Hurricane Season
... The 2007 Pacific hurricane season was an event in the annual cycle of tropical cyclone formation ... It officially started on May 15, 2007 in the eastern Pacific, designated as the area east of 140°W, and on June 1, 2007 in the central Pacific, which is between the International Date Line and 140°W, and ... delimit the period of each year when most tropical cyclones form in the Pacific basin ...
2007 Pacific Hurricane Season - Seasonal Forecasts
... of tropical activity in the 2007 season for the Eastern North Pacific Source Date Named storms Hurricanes Major hurricanes NOAA Average 15.3 8.8 4.2 NOAA 22 May 12 ... – 6 ... – 2 ... – 4 Actual ... a below-normal level of activity in the Eastern Pacific, with 12 to 16 named storms, of which 6 to 9 were expected to become hurricanes, and 2 to 4 expected to become ... The Central Pacific basin was also expected to be below average, with only two to three tropical cyclones expected to form or cross into the area ...
Dwight, Kansas - History
... and Nebraska Railway was foreclosed in 1891 and taken over by Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railway, which shut down in 1980 and reorganized as Oklahoma, Kansas and ...
2007 Pacific Hurricane Season - Storm Names
... following names were used for named storms that formed in the northeast Pacific in 2007 ... unused) Velma (unused) Wallis (unused) Xina (unused) York (unused) Zelda (unused) For the central Pacific Ocean, four consecutive lists are used, with the names ... No central pacific names were used the next one used would have been Kika ...

More definitions of "pacific":

  • (adj): Relating to or bordering the Pacific Ocean.
    Example: "Pacific islands"
  • (adj): Promoting peace.
    Example: "The result of this pacific policy was that no troops were called up"
  • (adj): Disposed to peace or of a peaceful nature.
    Example: "The pacific temper seeks to settle disputes on grounds of justice rather than by force"
    Synonyms: peaceable

Famous quotes containing the word pacific:

    The doctor of Geneva stamped the sand
    That lay impounding the Pacific swell,
    Patted his stove-pipe hat and tugged his shawl.
    Wallace Stevens (1879–1955)

    It is easier to sail many thousand miles through cold and storm and cannibals, in a government ship, with five hundred men and boys to assist one, than it is to explore the private sea, the Atlantic and Pacific Ocean of one’s being alone.... It is not worth the while to go round the world to count the cats in Zanzibar.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    American future lies in the East. The great free markets of the Pacific Rim are the American destiny.
    Donald Freed, U.S. screenwriter, and Arnold M. Stone. Robert Altman. Richard Nixon (Philip Baker Hall)