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na·val

naval

 
 
pronunciation:
neI vl
features:
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having to do with a navy or its ships.
The naval officers stood on the deck of the patrol boat.
similar words:
marine, maritime
definition 2: having a navy.
For hundreds of years, England was a great naval power.
derivation: navally (adv.)
Homophone Note
Are you looking for the word navel (a scar on the abdomen)? Naval and navel sound alike but have different meanings.
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