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naval architecture

noun
1.
the science of designing ships and other waterborne craft.
Origin
1700-1710
1700-10
Related forms
naval architect, noun
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Examples from the web for naval architecture
  • Even after a further degree in naval architecture she was allowed only to design huge oil platforms-not to visit them.
  • They are a wood and steel chronicle of the history of naval architecture on the lakes.
  • Shipwrecks are a wood and steel chronicle of the history of naval architecture on the lakes.
  • They were serially monogamous, occupied multi-family housing, and demonstrated knowledge of sophisticated naval architecture.
British Dictionary definitions for naval architecture

naval architecture

noun
1.
the designing of ships
Derived Forms
naval architect, noun
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