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English adjective: marine

1. marine of or relating to the sea

SamplesMarine explorations.

2. marine relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen

SamplesNautical charts.
Maritime law.
Marine insurance.

Synonymsmaritime, nautical

3. marine of or relating to military personnel who serve both on land and at sea (specifically the U.S. Marine Corps)

SamplesMarine barracks.

Domain regionAmerica, the States, U.S., U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA

4. marine relating to or characteristic of or occurring on or in the sea

Similardeep-sea, oceangoing, oceanic, offshore, oversea, overseas, seafaring, seagoing, subocean, suboceanic

5. marine native to or inhabiting the sea

SamplesMarine plants and animals such as seaweed and whales.


Antonymsamphibious, terrestrial

English noun: Marine

1. Marine (person) a member of the United States Marine Corps

Synonymsdevil dog, leatherneck, shipboard soldier

Broader (hypernym)man, military man, military personnel, serviceman

Member meronymMarine Corps, United States Marine Corps, United States Marines, US Marine Corps, USMC

Domain categoryarmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

2. marine (person) a soldier who serves both on shipboard and on land

Broader (hypernym)soldier

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