the killing of a spouse, esp. a husband by his wife
marit(al) + -cide
[mar-i-tahym] /ˈmær ɪˌtaɪm/ adjective 1. connected with the sea in relation to navigation, shipping, etc. 2. of or relating to the sea: maritime resources. 3. bordering on the sea: maritime provinces. 4. living near or in the sea: maritime plants. 5. characteristic of a sailor; nautical: maritime clothing. plural noun 1. the Canadian provinces of […]
plural noun 1. a range of the Alps in SE France and NW Italy. plural noun 1. a range of the W Alps in SE France and NW Italy. Highest peak: Argentera, 3297 m (10 817 ft)
noun, Law. 1. the part of the sea that is within the jurisdiction of the bordering states.
- Maritime command
noun 1. (Canadian) the naval branch of the Canadian armed forces