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English definition of “navy”

navy

noun [S, + sing/pl verb] (SEA FORCE)    /ˈneɪ.vi/
B2 the part of a country's armed forces that is trained to operate at sea: My brother is an officer in the Navy. Gabriel joined the navy in 1997. a navy ship/vesselThe Navy
(Definition of navy noun (SEA FORCE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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