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ship of the line

Definition of ship of the line

  1. :  a large warship; specifically :  a square-rigged warship having at least two gun decks and designed to be positioned for battle in a line with other such ships



1706

First Known Use of ship of the line

1706

Rhymes with ship of the line

accipitrine, adamantine, adulterine, alexandrine, amaranthine, assembly line, attention line, Australian pine, Austrian pine, count palatine, die on the vine, elephantine, fall into line, fortified wine, graphic design, heterodyne, labyrinthine, lateral line, loblolly pine, Monterey pine, poverty line, production line, receiving line, Schleswig-Holstein, sweetheart neckline, top-of-the-line


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