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navy

na·vy

navy

 
 
pronunciation:
neI vi
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part of speech: noun
inflections: navies
definition 1: the part of a nation's military organization that fights wars on or over the sea.
My grandfather served in the navy during World War II.
definition 2: a dark blue color.
Navy is a good choice for a business suit.
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The word navy contains the following part:
nav Latin root that means ship
synonyms:
naut