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maritime

adjective
 
 
/ˈmærɪtaɪm/
TRANSPORT connected with human activity at sea: Negotiators focused on the three pillars of maritime transport: international shipping, maritime auxiliary services, and access to and use of port facilities. maritime industry/workers/authorities
near the sea or coast: maritime area/climate The temperature change in winter is less pronounced in maritime areas. →  Compare marine
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