Definition of Submarine. Meaning of Submarine. Synonyms of Submarine

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Definition of Submarine

Submarine
Submarine Sub`ma*rine", n. A submarine boat; esp., Nav., a submarine torpedo boat; -- called specif. submergible submarine when capable of operating at various depths and of traveling considerable distances under water, and submersible submarine when capable of being only partly submerged, i.e., so that the conning tower, etc., is still above water. The latter type and most of the former type are submerged as desired by regulating the amount of water admitted to the ballast tanks and sink on an even keel; some of the former type effect submersion while under way by means of horizontal rudders, in some cases also with admission of water to the ballast tanks.
Submarine
Submarine Sub*ma*rine", n. A submarine plant or animal.
Submarine
Submarine Sub`ma*rine", a. Being, acting, or growing, under water in the sea; as, submarine navigators; submarine plants. Submarine armor, a waterproof dress of strong material, having a helmet into which air for breathing is pumped through a tube leading from above the surface to enable a diver to remain under water. Submarine cable. See Telegraph cable, under Telegraph. Submarine mine. See Torpedo, 2 (a) .

Meaning of Submarine from wikipedia

- A submarine (or simply sub) is a watercraft capable of independent operation underwater. It differs from a submersible, which has more limited underwater...
- A nuclear submarine is a submarine powered by a nuclear reactor. The performance advantages of nuclear submarines over "conventional" (typically diesel-electric)...
- A ballistic missile submarine is a submarine capable of deploying submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBMs) with nuclear warheads. The United States...
- Yellow Submarine may refer to: "Yellow Submarine" (song), released in 1966 Yellow Submarine (film), a 1968 feature-length animated film featuring The Beatles'...
- Anti-submarine warfare (ASW, or in older form A/S) is a branch of underwater warfare that uses surface warships, aircraft, or other submarines to find...
- nuclear-powered fast attack submarines (hull cl****ification symbol SSN) in service with the United States Navy. The Virginia-cl**** attack submarine is the U.S. Navy's...
- An attack submarine or hunter-killer submarine is a submarine specifically designed for the purpose of attacking and sinking other submarines, surface...
- The list of submarine cl****es in service includes all submarine cl****es currently in service with navies or other armed forces worldwide. For surface...
- The Seawolf cl**** is a cl**** of nuclear-powered fast attack submarines (SSN) in service with the United States Navy. The cl**** was the intended successor...
- Columbia-cl**** submarine, formerly known as the Ohio Replacement Submarine and SSBN-X ****ure Follow-on Submarine, is an upcoming cl**** of nuclear submarines designed...
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