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"marine" in British English

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marineadjective [before noun]

uk   /məˈriːn/ us   /məˈriːn/
related to the sea or sea transport: The oil slick seriously threatens marine life around the islands. Marine biologists are concerned about the effects of untreated sewage that is flowing into coastal waters. One plane, a marine F18, was lost in the raid. The Central harbour area will be closed to all marine traffic from 3.45 p.m. to 4.30 p.m.
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marinenoun [C]

uk   /məˈriːn/ us   /məˈriːn/
a soldier who works closely with the navy and is trained especially for military operations on land that begin from the sea
(Definition of marine from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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marineadjective [not gradable]

us   /məˈrin/
of or near the sea: a marine biologist The oil slick threatened marine life around the islands.

Marinenoun [C]

us   /məˈrin/
a member of the United States Marine Corps, a part of the US military forces that consists of soldiers who operate on land and sea
(Definition of marine from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"marine" in Business English

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marineadjective [before noun]

uk   /məˈriːn/ us  
TRANSPORT related to the sea or sea transport: The oil slick seriously threatens marine life around the islands. Over the years we have been rather shortsighted about protecting our marine environment. a marine engineer/biologist/ecologist
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(Definition of marine from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “marine”
in Vietnamese thuộc biển…
in Spanish marino, infante de marina, marítimo…
in Malaysian marin…
in Thai เกี่ยวกับทะเล…
in French marin…
in German Meer-…, See-……
in Chinese (Traditional) 海(洋)的, 航海的, 海運的…
in Russian морской…
in Turkish denize ait, denizden…
in Chinese (Simplified) 海(洋)的, 航海的, 海运的…
in Indonesian laut…
in Polish morski…
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