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marine engineer

noun
1.
an officer who operates, maintains, and repairs the machinery of a ship.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35
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  • Despite his personal loss, this marine engineer began repairing recovered impounded bikes to donate to kids in shelters.
  • Dresser is a marine engineer who volunteered for a drug screen test and tested positive for marijuana.
  • Such conclusions could only be drawn by an experienced seaman or marine engineer.
British Dictionary definitions for marine engineer

marine engineer

noun
1.
an engineer responsible for all heavy machinery on a ship or an offshore structure
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