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    Definition:
    Marine - (a.) Of or pertaining to the sea; having to do with the ocean, or with navigation or naval affairs; nautical; as, marine productions or bodies; marine shells; a marine engine.
    Marine - (a.) Formed by the action of the currents or waves of the sea; as, marine deposits.
    Marine - (a.) A solider serving on shipboard; a sea soldier; one of a body of troops trained to do duty in the navy.
    Marine - (a.) The sum of naval affairs; naval economy; the department of navigation and sea forces; the collective shipping of a country; as, the mercantile marine.
    Marine - (a.) A picture representing some marine subject.
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    Amarine - (n.) A characteristic crystalline substance, obtained from oil of bitter almonds.
    Aquamarine - (n.) A transparent, pale green variety of beryl, used as a gem. See Beryl.
    Customariness - (n.) Quality of being customary.
    Fluvio-marine - (a.) Formed by the joint action of a river and the sea, as deposits at the mouths of rivers.
    Fumarine - (n.) An alkaloid extracted from fumitory, as a white crystalline substance.
    Marined - (a.) Having the lower part of the body like a fish.
    Mariner - (n.) One whose occupation is to assist in navigating ships; a seaman or sailor.
    Marinership - (n.) Seamanship.
    Pomarine - (a.) Having the nostril covered with a scale.
    Primariness - (n.) The quality or state of being primary, or first in time, in act, or in intention.
    Rosmarine - (n.) Dew from the sea; sea dew.
    Rosmarine - (n.) Rosemary.
    Rosmarine - (n.) A fabulous sea animal which was reported to climb by means of its teeth to the tops of rocks to feed upon the dew.
    Submarine - (a.) Being, acting, or growing, under water in the sea; as, submarine navigators; submarine plants.
    Submarine - (n.) A submarine plant or animal.
    Transmarine - (a.) Lying or being beyond the sea.
    Ultramarine - (a.) Situated or being beyond the sea.
    Ultramarine - (n.) A blue pigment formerly obtained by powdering lapis lazuli, but now produced in large quantities by fusing together silica, alumina, soda, and sulphur, thus forming a glass, colored blue by the sodium polysulphides made in the fusion. Also used adjectively.
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    Oxford: Definition:
    Marine - adj. 1 of, found in, or produced by the sea. 2 a of shipping or naval matters (marine insurance). B for use at sea. n. 1 soldier trained to serve on land or sea. 2 country's shipping, fleet, or navy (merchant marine). [latin mare sea]
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    Oxford: Definition: Similar or Containing
    Aquamarine - n. 1 bluish-green beryl. 2 its colour. adj. Bluish-green. [latin aqua marina sea water]
    Mariner - n. Seaman.
    Mercantile marine - n. Merchant shipping.
    Royal marine - n. British marine (see *marine n. 1).
    Submarine - n. Vessel, esp. An armed warship, capable of operating under water. attrib. Adj. Existing, occurring, done, or used under the sea. submariner n.
    Ultramarine - n. 1 brilliant blue pigment orig. From lapis lazuli. 2 colour of this. adj. Of this colour. [italian and medieval latin, = beyond the sea, from where lapis lazuli was brought]

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