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navy

na·vy

navy

 
pronunciation:
neI vi
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part of speech: noun
inflections: navies
definition 1: (often cap.) the part of a nation's military organization that is concerned with warfare on or over the sea.
similar words:
armada
definition 2: the collective body of warships belonging to a given country.
similar words:
armada, marine
definition 3: a dark blue color.
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The word navy contains the following part:
nav Latin root that means ship
synonyms:
naut