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naval architecture

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noun
the science of designing ships and other waterborne craft.
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Origin of naval architecture

First recorded in 1700–10

OTHER WORDS FROM naval architecture

naval architect, noun

Words nearby naval architecture

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British Dictionary definitions for naval architecture

naval architecture

noun
the designing of ships

Derived forms of naval architecture

naval architect, noun
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