the branch of mechanical engineering that deals with the design, construction, installation, operation, and repair of the machinery of vessels.
[mahr-guh-rahyt] /ˈmɑr gəˌraɪt/ noun 1. Mineralogy. 2. Obsolete. a pearl. /ˈmɑːɡəˌraɪt/ noun 1. a pink pearly micaceous mineral consisting of hydrated calcium aluminium silicate. Formula: CaAl4Si2O10(OH)2 2. an aggregate of minute beadlike masses occurring in some glassy igneous rocks n. “a pearl,” late Old English, from Late Latin margarita (see Margaret). Figuratively, “that which is […]
noun 1. the branch of geology dealing with the rocks, sediments, and processes of the floors and margins of the oceans.
noun 1. a tarlike composition for coating the seams of a planked deck after caulking.
noun 1. . 2. . noun 1. insurance covering damage to or loss of ship, passengers, or cargo caused by the sea