ship of the line
Noun

ship of the line

  1. (nautical, military) A large square-rigged warship large enough to have a place in the line of battle. with up to 140 guns on at least two decks. A capital ship from the age of sail, superior to a frigate; usually, a seventy-four, or three-decker.
Synonyms Translations
  • Russian: лине́йный кора́бль



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