one of a class of the largest warships; a battleship, battle cruiser, or aircraft carrier.
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How to use capital ship in a sentence
Matches take place on up to six different maps, and range from traditional team deathmatch dogfights to Fleet Battles, which have you alternating between attacking enemy capital ships and defending your own from oncoming opponents.Star Wars: Squadrons Crams Tons of Fun in a Tiny Cockpit | Patrick Lucas Austin | October 19, 2020 | Time
In no other way is it possible to explain the risking of this capital ship in the highly dangerous operations in the gean sea.
British Dictionary definitions for capital ship
one of the largest and most heavily armed ships in a naval fleet
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