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nau·ti·cal

nautical

 
pronunciation:
naw tih kl
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part of speech: adjective
definition: having to do with the sea, sailing, or sailors.
The seafood restaurant had nautical decorations.
synonyms:
marine, maritime
similar words:
naval, seafaring
derivation: nautically (adv.)
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The word nautical contains the following parts:
naut Greek root that means ship; sailor
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synonyms:
nav