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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

designed to operate on and range over the open sea; oceangoing

Usage examples (36)
  • Prevail was an adaptation of a blue-water fishing boat.
  • But the North Vietnamese had no blue-water navy to challenge the Americans.
  • The Chinese are moving ahead rapidly with plans for blue-water foul language.
  • The only nations building real blue-water navies these days are China and India. for more
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