Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Same as mariné.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Her.) Having the lower part of the body like a fish.

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  • adjective heraldry Having the lower part of the body like a fish.

Etymologies

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Compare French mariné.

Examples

  • Just as we had got the ship's head towards the stranger, with every stitch of canvas crowded upon her, and the eight-oared cutter, manned, armed, and marined, towing astern, they had got the captured West Indiaman before the wind, with everything set.

    Rattlin the Reefer

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