Definition of Maritime. Meaning of Maritime. Synonyms of Maritime

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Definition of Maritime

Maritime
Maritime Mar"i*time, 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. 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. 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.

Meaning of Maritime from wikipedia

- Maritime may refer to: Maritime Alps, a mountain range in the southwestern part of the Alps Maritime Region, a region in Togo Maritime Southeast Asia The...
- The Maritimes, also called the Maritime provinces (French: Provinces maritimes) or the Canadian Maritimes, is a region of Eastern Canada consisting of...
- Maritime transport, fluvial transport, or more generally waterborne transport is the transport of people (p****engers) or goods (cargo) via waterways. Freight...
- A maritime boundary is a conceptual division of the Earth's water surface areas using physiographic or geopolitical criteria. As such, it usually bounds...
- Charente-Maritime (French pronunciation: [ʃaʁɑ̃t maʁitim] (listen)) is a department on the western coast of France named after the Charente River. Previously...
- Maritime history is the study of human interaction with and activity at sea. It covers a broad thematic element of history that often uses a global approach...
- Seine-Maritime (French pronunciation: ​[sɛn maʁitim]) is a department of France in the Normandy region of northern France. It is situated on the northern...
- A maritime pilot, marine pilot, harbor pilot, port pilot, ship pilot, bar pilot, or simply pilot, is a sailor who maneuvers ships through dangerous or...
- A maritime flag is a flag designated for use on ships, boats, and other watercraft. Naval flags are considered important at sea and the rules and regulations...
- The Maritime Gendarmerie (French: Gendarmerie Maritime) is a component of the French National Gendarmerie under operational control of the chief of staff...
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