marine

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[Ma*rineĀ·]

A member of the United States Marine Corps

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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.

Noun
a member of the United States Marine Corps

Adjective S.
native to or inhabiting the sea; "marine plants and animals such as seaweed and whales"

Adjective
of or relating to the sea; "marine explorations"

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 involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen; "nautical charts"; "maritime law"; "marine insurance"

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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.

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Formed by the action of the currents or waves of the sea; as, marine deposits.

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A solider serving on shipboard; a sea soldier; one of a body of troops trained to do duty in the navy.

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The sum of naval affairs; naval economy; the department of navigation and sea forces; the collective shipping of a country; as, the mercantile marine.

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A picture representing some marine subject.


Marine

Ma*rine" , a. [L. marinus, fr. mare the sea: cf. F. marin. See Mere a pool.] 1. 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. 2. (Geol.) Formed by the action of the currents or waves of the sea; as, marine deposits. Marine acid (Chem.), hydrochloric acid. [Obs.] -- Marine barometer. See under Barometer. -- Marine corps, a corps formed of the officers, noncommissioned officers, privates, and musicants of marines. -- Marine engine (Mech.), a steam engine for propelling a vessel. -- Marine glue. See under Glue. -- Marine insurance, insurance against the perils of the sea, including also risks of fire, piracy, and barratry. -- Marine interest, interest at any rate agreed on for money lent upon respondentia and bottomry bonds. -- Marine law. See under Law. -- Marine league, three geographical miles. -- Marine metal, an alloy of lead, antimony, and mercury, made for sheathing ships. Mc Elrath. -- Marine soap, cocoanut oil soap; -- so called because, being quite soluble in salt water, it is much used on shipboard. -- Marine store, a store where old canvas, ropes, etc., are bought and sold; a junk shop. [Eng.]

Marine

Ma*rine", n. [F. marin a sea solider, marine naval economy, a marine picture, fr. L. marinus. See Marine, a.] 1. A solider serving on shipboard; a sea soldier; one of a body of troops trained to do duty in the navy. 2. The sum of naval affairs; naval economy; the department of navigation and sea forces; the collective shipping of a country; as, the mercantile marine. 3. A picture representing some marine subject. Tell that to the marines, an expression of disbelief, the marines being regarded by sailors as credulous. [Colloq.]

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.

A solider serving on shipboard; a sea soldier; one of a body of troops trained to do duty in the navy.

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Usage Examples

I get letters from kids, teenagers and young girls who just want to be Mac. I've had quite a few people actually say that they're going to become a Marine or a JAG lawyer because of me... the character. I think that's pretty cool!

My dad was a golden gloves boxer in the Marine Corps, then a deputy sheriff. My mom worked as an office assistant.

My Marine experience helped shape who I am now personally and professionally, and I am grateful for that on an almost daily basis.

So the Marine Corps really did teach me to conquer fear, and then to go for higher causes, higher purposes.

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Other Usage Examples

The Marine Corps is the Navy's police force and as long as I am President that is what it will remain. They have a propaganda machine that is almost equal to Stalin's.

If I could have been a marine biologist I would have, but I didn't have that kind of intelligence. Numbers were never my strong point.

One of the things that makes our military the best in the world is the certain knowledge of each soldier, sailor, airman, and Marine that they can always count on their comrades should they need help - that they will never be abandoned.

My four years in the Marine Corps left me with an indelible understanding of the value of leadership skills.

We also very importantly recommend continued growth in the Army and the Marine Corps end strength.

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