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ADJECTIVE (2)

1. relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen;
- Example: "nautical charts"
- Example: "maritime law"
- Example: "marine insurance"
[syn: nautical, maritime, marine]

2. bordering on or living or characteristic of those near the sea;
- Example: "a maritime province"
- Example: "maritime farmers"
- Example: "maritime cultures"


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Maritime \Mar"i*time\ (m[a^]r"[i^]*t[imac]m, formerly m[a^]r"[i^]*t[i^]m; 277), a. [L. maritimus, fr. mare the sea: cf. F. maritime. See Mere a pool.] 1. Bordering on, or situated near, the ocean; connected with the sea by site, interest, or power; having shipping and commerce or a navy; as, maritime states. "A maritime town." --Addison. [1913 Webster +PJC] 2. Of or pertaining to the ocean; marine; pertaining to navigation and naval affairs, or to shipping and commerce by sea. "Maritime service." --Sir H. Wotton. [1913 Webster] Maritime law. See Law. Maritime loan, a loan secured by bottomry or respodentia bonds. Martime nations, nations having seaports, and using the sea more or less for war or commerce. [1913 Webster] Maritime provinces
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

maritime adj 1: relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen; "nautical charts"; "maritime law"; "marine insurance" [syn: nautical, maritime, marine] 2: bordering on or living or characteristic of those near the sea; "a maritime province"; "maritime farmers"; "maritime cultures"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

19 Moby Thesaurus words for "maritime": bathymetric, bathyorographical, deep-sea, hydrographic, marine, nautical, naval, navigational, ocean-going, oceanic, oceanographic, pelagic, salty, seafaring, seamanlike, seamanly, terriginous, thalassic, water-borne