marine engineering

  1. the branch of mechanical engineering that deals with the design, construction, installation, operation, and repair of the machinery of vessels.

Words Nearby marine engineering Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use marine engineering in a sentence

  • marine engineering: general marine engineering; naval architecture; marine engineering.

    College Teaching | Paul Klapper
  • Mention should be made of a little vessel, first seen at the Review, which marks a new departure in marine engineering.

    Sixty Years a Queen | Sir Herbert Maxwell
  • In marine engineering in slow-speed propellers (where cavitation does not come in) narrow blades are usually used.

  • The institute is now an accomplished fact, comprising the best municipal school of marine engineering in the country.

  • It is singular that marine engineering has gained but little from these attempts to attain excessive speeds.