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"maritime" in British English

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maritimeadjective

uk   /ˈmær.ɪ.taɪm/ us   /ˈmer.ə.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.
near the sea or coast: The temperature change in winter is less pronounced in maritime areas.
(Definition of maritime from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"maritime" in American English

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maritimeadjective [not gradable]

us   /ˈmær·ɪˌtɑɪm/
connected with ships or the sea, or being near the sea: a maritime museum
(Definition of maritime from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"maritime" in Business English

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maritimeadjective

uk   /ˈmærɪtaɪm/ us  
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.
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