marine Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun a member of the United States Marine Corps
shipboard soldier; devil dog; leatherneck.
noun a soldier who serves both on shipboard and on land
adjective of or relating to the sea
- marine explorations
adjective relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen
- nautical charts
- maritime law
- marine insurance
adjective of or relating to military personnel who serve both on land and at sea (specifically the U.S. Marine Corps)
- marine barracks
adjective relating to or characteristic of or occurring on or in the sea
adjective satellite native to or inhabiting the sea
- marine plants and animals such as seaweed and whales
Of or pertaining to the sea; having to do with the ocean, or with navigation or naval affairs; nautical; as, marineproductions or bodies; marineshells; a marineengine.
(Geol.) Formed by the action of the currents or waves of the sea; as,. marinedeposits
A solider serving on shipboard; a sea soldier; one of a body of troops trained to do duty in the navy. a member of the marine corps
The sum of naval affairs; naval economy; the department of navigation and sea forces; the collective shipping of a country; as, the mercantile. marine
A picture representing some marine subject.