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MARITIME

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does maritime mean? 

MARITIME (adjective)
  The adjective MARITIME has 2 senses:

1. relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen
2. bordering on or living or characteristic of those near the sea

  Familiarity information: MARITIME used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


MARITIME (adjective)


Sense 1maritime [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen

Classified under:

Relational adjectives (pertainyms)

Synonyms:

maritime; nautical; marine

Context examples:

nautical charts / maritime law / marine insurance

Pertainym:

navigation (ship traffic)


Sense 2maritime [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Bordering on or living or characteristic of those near the sea

Context examples:

a maritime province / maritime farmers / maritime cultures

Similar:

coastal (located on or near or bordering on a coast)


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