sea power


noun

naval strength.
a nation that possesses formidable naval power.

Nearby words

  1. sea pen,
  2. sea perch,
  3. sea pigeon,
  4. sea pink,
  5. sea poppy,
  6. sea purse,
  7. sea purslane,
  8. sea puss,
  9. sea ranger,
  10. sea raven

Origin of sea power

First recorded in 1840–50

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British Dictionary definitions for sea power

sea power

noun

a nation that possesses great naval strength
the naval strength of a country or nation
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