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Atlantic Ocean

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Atlantic Ocean, world's second-largest ocean (c.31.8 million sq mi/82.3 million sq km), separating the Americas from Europe and Africa. The North Atlantic carries the greatest proportion of the world's shipping, and about half of the world's fish come from the area.

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