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English definition of “maritime”

maritime

adjective uk   /ˈmær.ɪ.taɪm/ formal us  
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
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