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Pronunciation: (frig'it), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/frigate.html on line 71 [key]
n.
1. a fast naval vessel of the late 18th and early 19th centuries, generally having a lofty ship rig and heavily armed on one or two decks.
2. any of various types of modern naval vessels ranging in size from a destroyer escort to a cruiser, frequently armed with guided missiles and used for aircraft carrier escort duty, shore bombardment, and miscellaneous combat functions.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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