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1. (Professions) an engineer responsible for all heavy machinery on a ship or an offshore structure
2. (Nautical Terms) an engineer responsible for all heavy machinery on a ship or an offshore structure
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|Noun||1.||marine engineer - a naval officer responsible for the operation and maintenance of the ship's engines|
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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