naval architect


: one who designs ships

Examples of naval architect in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The naval architects at Diana Yacht Design and Ginton Naval Architects also helped refine the design. Made entirely from aluminum, Evo features a round-bilge, fast-displacement hull that promotes planing. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 25 Apr. 2024 The adventurous Kessler and naval architect Steve Seaton helped design the first recreational motor yacht for the company Delta Marine, a 70-foot vessel that Kessler christened Zopilote and launched in 1985. Mike Barnes, The Hollywood Reporter, 7 Apr. 2024 Briand, both a naval architect and yacht designer, has previously penned sailing yachts and thus knows a thing or two about creating a sleek silhouette. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 20 Mar. 2024 The team worked with Volvo’s naval architects, redesigning the Torpedo’s hull to improve seakeeping and performance. Julia Zaltzman, Robb Report, 18 Feb. 2024 The vessel features a highly efficient hull designed by the naval architects at Van Oossanen. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 29 Jan. 2024 Custom was designed by the American naval architects at Sparkman & Stephens and is described as a sophisticated daysailer. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 5 Jan. 2024 Designed by naval architect Espen Øino, is geared toward indoor-outdoor living. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 30 Nov. 2023 The yacht was once again penned by Enrico Gobbi of Team for Design and will feature naval architect by Palumbo’s in-house team. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 28 Nov. 2023

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Word History

First Known Use

circa 1885, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of naval architect was circa 1885

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“Naval architect.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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