mariner: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (mar'u-nur), [key]
— n.
  1. a person who directs or assists in the navigation of a ship; sailor.
  2. (cap.)one of a series of U.S. space probes that obtained scientific information while flying by or orbiting around the planets Mars, Mercury, and Venus.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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