subchaser

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noun sub·chas·er \ˈsəb-ˌchā-sər\

Definition of subchaser

  1. :  a small maneuverable patrol or escort vessel used for antisubmarine warfare

Circa 1918

First Known Use of subchaser

circa 1918


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