Definition of Destroyer. Meaning of Destroyer. Synonyms of Destroyer

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Definition of Destroyer

Destroyer
Destroyer De*stroy"er, n. [Cf. OF. destruior.] One who destroys, ruins, kills, or desolates.
Destroyer
Destroyer De*stroy"er, n. = Torpedo-boat destroyer.

Meaning of Destroyer from wikipedia

- In naval terminology, a destroyer is a fast, maneuverable, long-endurance warship intended to escort larger vessels in a fleet, convoy, or carrier battle...
- Star Destroyers are capital ships in the fictional Star Wars universe. Star Destroyers were produced by Kuat Drive Yards, later Kuat-Entralla Engineering...
- Destroyer escort (DE) was the United States Navy mid-20th-century classification for a 20-knot (37 km/h; 23 mph) warship designed with the endurance necessary...
- The Arleigh Burke class of guided-missile destroyers (DDGs) is a United States Navy class of destroyer centered around the Aegis Combat System and the...
- Conan the Destroyer is a 1984 American epic sword and sorcery film directed by Richard Fleischer from a screenplay by Stanley Mann and a story by Roy...
- A guided-missile destroyer (DDG) is a destroyer whose primary armament is guided missiles so they can provide anti-aircraft warfare screening for the fleet...
- A tank destroyer, tank hunter or tank killer is a type of armoured fighting vehicle, predominantly intended for anti-tank duties. They are typically armed...
- Several classes of destroyer have been known as "M". These include: Admiralty M-class destroyer, a class of Royal Navy destroyers built 1913–1916 and that...
- The Destroyer (also known as Conan the Destroyer) is a 1971 painting by American artist Frank Frazetta. Notwithstanding the prolific use of the word "Conan"...
- destroyer may refer to: S-class destroyer (1917), a class of 67 destroyers ordered in 1917 and launched between 1918 and 1920 S and T-class destroyer...