marine biology

The scientific study of organisms living in or dependent on the oceans.

Nearby words

  1. marinduque,
  2. marine,
  3. marine archaeology,
  4. marine barometer,
  5. marine belt,
  6. marine borer,
  7. marine corps,
  8. marine corps, united states,
  9. marine engineer,
  10. marine engineering

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