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Definition of maritime adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    maritime

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˈmærɪtaɪm//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmærɪtaɪm//
     
    Coastlines and the sea, Travelling by boat or ship
     
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  1. 1connected with the sea or ships a maritime museum the country’s maritime history See related entries: Coastlines and the sea, Travelling by boat or ship
  2. 2(formal) near the sea maritime Antarctica
  3. Word Origin mid 16th cent.: from Latin maritimus, from mare ‘sea’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: maritime

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