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sea power

noun

: a country that has a large and powerful navy

: the strength and size of a country's navy

Full Definition of SEA POWER

1
:  a nation having formidable naval strength
2
:  naval strength

Examples of SEA POWER

  1. Britain was the world's greatest sea power at one time.
  2. a massive increase in sea power

First Known Use of SEA POWER

1849

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