maritime maritime  /ˈmɛ rə ˌtaɪm/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen
  2. (adj) bordering on or living or characteristic of those near the sea

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The disappearance of Arctic Sea, a cargo ship, off the coast of Britain has left authorities and maritime experts baffled.
  2. He does not even control the Maritime Federation of the Pacific, which he helped to found in 1935.
  3. International Maritime Organization United Nation's agency working to improve maritime safety and prevent pollution from ships American Oceans Campaign.

News

  1. Miami Maritime Attorneys Selected to the Super Lawyers Florida 2013 List

    Miami maritime lawyers Charles R. Lipcon and Jason R. Margulies of Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman, P.A. have received the prestigious Super Lawyers badge for 2013. This is attorney Margulies’ second year selected by Super Lawyers and attorney Lipcon’s seventh consecutive selection.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation Warrants to Expire on June 25, 2013

    Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation is advising the holders of its publicly traded warrants that the warrants will expire and not be exercisable after 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on June 25, 2013 ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation (NNA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 17, 2013

    Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation ( NNA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 17, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 03, 2013.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

Quotes

  1. "That Alaska has a very narrow maritime border between a foreign country, Russia, and on our other side, the land - boundary that we have with - Canada. It- it's funny that a comment like that was - kind of made to - I don't know, you know?...
    on Sep 25, 2008 By: Sarah Palin Source: Reuters

  2. "This Bill changes maritime law for everyone, not just those involved in the oil spill," said Lamar Smith, of Texas, the top Republican on the Judiciary Committee. "Clearly, we should have explored the consequences of that."
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Lamar Smith Source: The Press Association

  3. "These maneuvers demonstrate our flexibility and capability to respond to threats to maritime security," said Navy Lt. John Perkins, 32, of Louisville, Ky., as the Stennis cruised about 80 miles off the United Arab Emirates after entering the...
    on Mar 27, 2007 By: John Perkins Source: Forbes

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