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maritime

mar·i·time

maritime

 
 
pronunciation:
mae rih taIm
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or relating to sea ships or navigation of the sea.
Ships and boats must obey maritime laws.
synonyms:
marine, nautical, naval
similar words:
seafaring
definition 2: living or located in or near the sea.
Norway and Denmark are maritime countries.
synonyms:
marine
similar words:
aquatic, nautical
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The word maritime contains the following part:
mar, mari Latin root that means sea