marine

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations'marine', 'Marine': /məˈriːn/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/məˈrin/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(mə rēn)

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marine

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. is [a former, an active] marine
  2. an ex-marine
  3. works in the [US] Marines
  4. is proud to be a marine
  5. my [son, daughter, mom, dad] is a marine
  6. [stationed, posted, assigned] to the marines (in)
  7. the marine received [an honorable, a dishonorable] discharge
  8. is (currently) [at sea, on duty] with the [US] Marines
  9. a [contingent, force, gathering] of [1,000] marines
  10. [500] marines are on the [submarine, frigate, warship]
  11. [a thousand] marines boarded the [warship]
  12. life in the [US] Marines
  13. a [captain, sergeant, high-ranking official] in the marines
  14. slang: tell it to the marines!
adj
  1. [protect, study] marine [wildlife, biology, mammals, plants, corals]
  2. marine [research, studies, resources, environment, ecology]
  3. marine [transport, shipments, services, insurance, operators, agents]
  4. work in marine [transport]
  5. the marine [corps, troops, force, division]
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