naval Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “naval” in the English Dictionary

"naval" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈneɪ.vəl/
C2 belonging to a country's ​navy, or ​relating to ​militaryships: a naval ​officer naval ​forces a naval ​museum/​battle
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(Definition of naval from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"naval" in American English

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navaladjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈneɪ·vəl/
belonging to a country’s ​navy, or ​relating to ​militaryships: A ​major naval ​battle was ​fought near here.
(Definition of naval from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “naval”
in Arabic بَحْري…
in Korean 해군의…
in Portuguese naval, da marinha…
in Catalan naval…
in Japanese 海軍の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 海军的, 军舰的…
in Turkish deniz kuvvetlerine ait…
in Russian военно-морской, флотский…
in Chinese (Traditional) 海軍的, 軍艦的…
in Italian navale…
in Polish morski, marynarki…
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