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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Of or pertaining to the sea or matters connected with the sea.

Usage examples (40)
  • marine biology is the study of life in the sea.
  • marine plants and animals such as seaweed and whales
  • marine explorations
  • marine barracks for more
Tutoring comment
  • It wasn't uncommon to see "marine" (relating to the sea) life at the "marina" (small boat harbor); but when the pigs started showing up the town turned tourist mecca nearly overnight.
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