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English definition of “maritime”

maritime

adjective     /ˈmær.ɪ.taɪm/ formal
connected with human activity at sea : Amalfi and Venice were important maritime powers . Make sure you visit the maritime museum if you're interested in anything to do with ships or seafaring .Boats in generalSailing and boating near the sea or coast : The temperature change in winter is less pronounced in maritime areas .Coasts and beachesBays and gulfs
(Definition of maritime adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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