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battleship

noun bat·tle·ship \ˈba-təl-ˌship\

: a large ship that has many big guns and is used in fighting wars

Full Definition of BATTLESHIP

:  a warship of the largest and most heavily armed and armored class
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Origin of BATTLESHIP

short for line-of-battle ship
First Known Use: 1794
BATTLESHIP Defined for Kids

battleship

noun bat·tle·ship \ˈba-təl-ˌship\

Definition of BATTLESHIP for Kids

:  a large warship with heavy armor and large guns

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