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Definition of Submarine
SubmarineSubmarine 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 Sub*ma*rine", n.
A submarine plant or animal.
SubmarineSubmarine 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
Meaning of Submarine from wikipedia
- A submarine
(or sub) is a watercraft capable
of independent operation
underwater. It differs
from a submersible, which
has more limited underwater
- latest submarine
model, which incorporates
in stealth, intelligence
gathering, and weapons systems
technology. Virginia-class submarines
of the Soviet
Navy were developed
but not always given
the Cold War, NATO nations...
- A submarine communications cable
is a cable
laid on the sea bed between
to carry telecommunication signals across stretches
- A submarine
sandwich, commonly known
as a sub (North American
area and Western Pennsylvania
- A nuclear submarine
is a submarine powered
by a nuclear
reactor, but not necessarily
nuclear-armed. Nuclear submarines
have considerable performance
- submarines based
on the Scorpène-class submarine being built
for the Indian
Navy. The class
take their names
from the first submarines
- Anti-submarine warfare
(ASW, or in older
form A/S) is a branch
of underwater warfare
that uses surface
warships, aircraft, submarines
, or other
- An attack submarine
or hunter-killer submarine
is a submarine specifically designed
for the purpose
and sinking other submarines
- A ballistic missile submarine
is a submarine capable
of deploying submarine
-launched ballistic missiles
(SLBMs) with nuclear
warheads. The United
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