Meaning of MARINE in English


adj a picture representing some marine subject.

2. marine ·adj formed by the action of the currents or waves of the sea; as, marine deposits.

3. marine ·adj a solider serving on shipboard; a sea soldier; one of a body of troops trained to do duty in the navy.

4. marine ·adj the sum of naval affairs; naval economy; the department of navigation and sea forces; the collective shipping of a country; as, the mercantile marine.

5. marine ·adj of or pertaining to the sea; having to do with the ocean, or with navigation or naval affairs; nautical; as, marine productions or bodies; marine shells; a marine engine.

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