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adjective [only before noun]     marine pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    biology living in or happening in the sea

    marine life/animals

    1. a.
      relating to the sea and creatures that live in it

      a marine biologist

      marine ecology

  2. 2
    involving ships or the business of moving people and goods in ships

    a marine supply store

    a marine salvage company



a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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