la marina
-the navy
See the entry for marina.


This word must begin with a capital letter in the sense shown in 1.
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (military)
a. navy (ships)
En esa época, Gran Bretaña tenía la Marina más grande del mundo.At that time, Great Britain had the largest navy in the world.
b. navy (organization)
Mi padre era oficial de la Marina.My father was an officer in the navy.
2. (geography)
a. coast
La marina norte de la isla está mucho más urbanizada.The northern coast of the island is much more developed.
b. coastal area
Entre los objetivos de la organización está la conservación de la biodiversidad de la marina.Among the organization's objectives is the preservation of the biodiversity of the coastal area.
3. (art)
a. seascape
El pintor ruso Aivazovsky era más conocido por sus marinas.The Russian painter Aivazovsky was best known for his seascapes.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (military)
marina (de guerra)navy
marina mercantemerchant navy
2. (art)
a. seascape
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1 (organización) navy; (barcos) fleet
la marina española the Spanish navy; the Spanish fleet; servir en la marina to serve in the navy
marina de guerra navy
marina mercante merchant navy; merchant marine; (EEUU)
2 (marinería) seamanship; (navegación) navigation
término de marina nautical term
3 (Geografía) coast; coastal area
4 (Arte) seascape
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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