Pronunciation: (nā'vul), [key]
1. of or pertaining to warships: a naval battle; naval strength.
2. of or pertaining to ships of all kinds: naval architecture; naval engineer.
3. belonging to, pertaining to, or connected with a navy: naval affairs.
4. possessing a navy: the great naval powers.
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