CET6+ TEM4 IELTS GRE TOEFL
- maritime (adj.)
- 1540s, "of or pertaining to the sea," from Middle French maritime (16c.) or directly from Latin maritimus "of the sea, near the sea," from mare (genitive maris) "sea" (see mere (n.)) + Latin ending -timus, originally a superlative suffix (compare intimus "inmost," ultimus "last"), here denoting "close association with." Maritimes "seacoast regions of a country" is from 1590s; specifically of the southeasternmost provinces of Canada by 1926.
- 1. Many maritime people are fishermen.
- 2. He had sole jurisdiction in maritime and seafaring causes.
- 3. I have passed the deserts and have already seen the maritime empire.
- 4. The maritime passage was a good augury for the aerial passage.
- 5. In Junge's classification maritime particles are composed entirely of hygroscopic material.
[ maritime 造句 ]