Meaning of MARINE in English

MARINE

adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a marine habitat (= a place in the sea where animals and plants live and grow )

Cuttlefish are found in marine habitats worldwide.

a sea/marine creature ( also an ocean creature )

The first living creatures were marine creatures.

fish/marine/breeding tank (= for keeping or breeding fish in )

marine conservation (= relating to the sea and the life in it )

marine conservation in offshore Australia

Marine Corps

marine ecology (= in the sea )

Not much is known about the marine ecology of the Red Sea.

marine pollution formal (= pollution of the sea )

Oil spills are a major cause of marine pollution.

marine/coastal erosion (= on land that is close to the sea )

Coastal erosion is worrying the local residents.

the marine environment (= the sea and the creatures that live there )

Fish farming poses a threat to the marine environment.

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

animal

A direct and obvious example is that many marine animals are dispersed around the globe by ocean currents.

Probably the seabirds found extra food among the small fish and marine animals which clustered near the larger items of rubbish.

Nearby is Sea World, the home of sea lions, killer whales and other marine animals which perform before entranced audiences.

Many marine animals are poisonous, and you could receive a nasty sting - or worse.

He worked with others for a strong resolution against cruelty to marine animals , but with only modest success.

This versatile pump spray treats stings from insects, plantlife and marine animals .

aquarium

Let's continue this look at the marine aquarium scene by looking at the latest thinking regarding the nutritional requirements of marine fish.

Feeding and environment Many elements of marine aquarium care are interdependent and inexorably entwined.

The genus as a whole shares its virtuous qualities with few others in the marine aquarium hobby.

biologist

She had early ambitions to be a marine biologist , and always claimed that lack of formal educational opportunity prevented her.

In the past few years, marine biologists have observed a jump in whale sightings in places not previously considered prime habitat.

In another we see the same man, older, studiously working over a microscope as a marine biologist .

Both started as marine biologists , and in Cambridge both worked on animals and plants.

creature

Inevitably many marine creatures became extinct when their habitats were literally squeezed out of existence.

The Yahgans used canoes to hunt marine creatures , their main source of food.

The reef consists of 130 species of coral and supports over 300 species of fish as well as other assorted marine creatures .

To some extent they are, and some marine creatures treat the whole maritime world as their oyster.

ecosystem

Most threatening of these for the marine ecosystem is the exposure to increased ultra-violet radiation through the depletion of the ozone layer.

Other members of marine ecosystems have also died as a result of red-tide blooms.

environment

Scientists warned hunters not to kill other sharks indiscriminately, saying the creatures were crucial to the marine environment .

Ash rings are characteristic of submarine eruptions, but they are by no means confined to marine environments .

Meanwhile, the situation in the marine environment around Shetland is changing.

These vacuum cleaners of the sea are vital in preventing fouling of the marine environment .

Meanwhile tourism and fishing have wreaked havoc with the marine environment .

Again, then, we see the patchiness of the marine environment , both in space and time.

erosion

Coasts shaped by marine erosion . 2.

A series of such oscillations, aided perhaps by marine erosion , is probably an important cause of island formation.

A second contrast between subaerial and marine erosion is to be found in the relative importance of erosion and deposition.

Thus the coastline receives not only the products of marine erosion but also the waste derived from subaerial erosion.

Finally, it must be pointed out that the recession of a coastline is not merely the result of marine erosion .

fish

Feeding techniques: fish Most marine fish feed continuously during their active period.

Angel and butterflyfish are some of the most beautiful marine fish they hobbyist is ever likely to keep.

Let's continue this look at the marine aquarium scene by looking at the latest thinking regarding the nutritional requirements of marine fish .

Tropical marine invertebrates, unlike marine fish which are notoriously difficult to successfully breed in captivity, are far more accommodating.

Arius are brackish water to marine fish , which means a tank especially for them.

Paul lives in a tiny bungalow, and had kept marine fish in a four foot tank for several years.

Good for beginners Q. Which marine fish would you recommend for the beginner?

Members of the Monodactylidae family are marine fish that spend a portion of their lives in fresh or brackish water.

fishes

Helminth communities in marine fishes - John C Homes.

Benedenia attacks the eyes and body of most marine fishes , although many are immune.

As the marine hobby blossomed the demand for good frozen food designed for marine fishes and invertebrates increased tremendously.

Generally speaking, fewer marine fishes than freshwater fishes can be kept in the same volume of water.

For one thing, marine fishes are usually larger than the freshwater tropicals kept in home aquariums.

The extent to which certain species of marine fishes may be tamed was published some time ago in a popular weekly magazine.

In nature, butterflyfishes are constantly nibbling and picking for food, as are many other small marine fishes .

It is reported that fresh garden lettuce and canned spinach are relished by marine fishes .

insurance

Our marine insurance covers such damage or loss after the first £320.

Weather and subsidence claims were lower, motor and marine insurance results improved and only industrial disease claims required higher provisions.

Mr Fox had become a millionaire through his marine insurance company in Liverpool.

invertebrates

Saved for the table For many marine invertebrates mass reproduction and large members of offspring are essential to their survival.

Corals, like the majority of marine invertebrates can also reproduce sexually by releasing eggs and sperm.

Tropical marine invertebrates , unlike marine fish which are notoriously difficult to successfully breed in captivity, are far more accommodating.

Other descendants of the marine invertebrates have also left the water.

Fishes, however, do have a highly developed sense of smell, as do many marine invertebrates .

life

Not everything that is naturally occurring in sea water is necessary or beneficial to marine life .

Under pressure, power projects threatening water quality and marine life were halted.

To say marine life is abundant is to be guilty of a gross understatement.

They munch native marine life , mow down food supplies and occupy territory, Carlton said.

Despite the Gulfs long history of oil pollution, little research has been done on the long-term impact on marine life there.

The sun came out, and Hsu Fu ploughed merrily across the Kuroshio which was rich with marine life .

A level of three million algae to a litre of water is fatal to marine life .

As it becomes concentrated, the waste becomes even more threatening to marine life .

mammal

It had previously been thought that pollution posed the greatest threat to inshore marine mammals .

The state of California includes among its natural endowments an unusual variety of valuable marine mammals .

The Anisakidae are ascaridoids whose adults are parasitic in a wide rage of animals, including marine mammals and birds.

An estimated 145, 000 of the marine mammals live off the California coast.

Section 22 of the Act provided for the establishment of marine mammal sanctuaries.

What happens to a large fish or a marine mammal when it dies?

It covers fisheries, marine mammals and other resources within EEZs, providing for stocks that are shared by neighbouring states.

But the powerful resonance of a marine mammal exhaling through its blowhole again reaches my ears.

organism

Most species of marine organism live on the continental shelf.

Occasionally the silica-rich skeletal remains of single-celled marine organisms , diatoms, and of sponges occur in pottery.

Climate can affect marine organisms directly, through temperature intolerance, and indirectly, through affecting food resources.

They are also a severe threat to other species, particularly marine organisms .

Unlike shallow-water wrecks, which are rotted by marine organisms and turbulence, deep water finds should be well preserved.

pollution

In a report on marine pollution , the organization states that 12,000 pipes have been licensed to discharge industrial effluent.

We are all familiar with news items concerning marine pollution due to oil spills.

It produced a 13-point action plan to reduce the risk of marine pollution .

The main topics were environmental management and marine pollution .

Researchers who want to register innovations in fighting marine pollution are directed by the environment ministry to Cedre.

Acid rain and marine pollution hurt neighbouring countries; ozone depletion and global warming threaten the entire planet.

sediments

In marine sediments and faeces, sulphate reducing bacteria outcompete methanogenic bacteria because of their higher affinity for such substrates.

In shallow marine sediments from anywhere on the present Earth one might expect to find the skeletal remains and teeth of sharks.

The sediments of the old lobe will be attacked, destroyed and incorporated in marine sediments.

tank

Losses are not normal Please would you advise me regarding my marine tank , which is fairly new.

This means there may be traces of metal in it and caution is advised before using it in marine tanks .

Simply keep them in a separate freshwater container and add to the marine tank as necessary for food.

If this is your first marine tank , I would not consider sensitive butterfly fish, or coral invertebrates.

Overtime and maintenance work on a marine tank in a Newmarket department store helps to finance Paul's hobby.

Native marines in Lancashire I should like to hear from anyone who has set up a coldwater marine tank in this area.

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

the Marine Corps

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A marine regiment was equipped with plasma cannon, and the marine battle armour was proof against most weapons.

All of them were marine and all of them are extinct.

Coasts shaped by marine erosion. 2.

During the 1950s further work on marine guidance was adapted for use in ballistic missiles.

In shallow marine sediments from anywhere on the present Earth one might expect to find the skeletal remains and teeth of sharks.

Let's continue this look at the marine aquarium scene by looking at the latest thinking regarding the nutritional requirements of marine fish.

Pearls Of the two main sources of pearls those from marine molluscs have always been preferred to those from freshwater.

Probably the seabirds found extra food among the small fish and marine animals which clustered near the larger items of rubbish.

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