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[trans-muh-reen, tranz-]
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  1. being on or coming from the opposite side of the sea or ocean.
  2. being or crossing over the sea or ocean.

Origin of transmarine

From the Latin word trānsmarīnus, dating back to 1575–85. See trans-, marine
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  1. a less common word for overseas

Word Origin

C16: from Latin transmarīnus, from trans- + marīnus, from mare sea
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