GRE Word List

MARITIME

of, relating to, or bordering on the sea

The meaning of the word maritime is of, relating to, or bordering on the sea.

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endorseto write on the back of
archaichaving the characteristics of the language of the past and surviving chiefly in specialized uses
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appriseto give notice to : tell
placateto soothe or mollify especially by concessions : appease
contendto strive or vie in contest or rivalry or against difficulties : struggle