What Are the Names of the Seven Oceans?

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While there are technically only five oceans in the world, the term "seven seas" was coined in ancient literature and divided the oceans into the Arctic, North Atlantic, South Atlantic, North Pacific, South Pacific, Indian and Southern Oceans. Today, the five named oceans include the Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic, and Antarctic Oceans, and the term "seven seas" is no longer widely used.

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