nautical, maritime, marine(adj)
relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen
"nautical charts"; "maritime law"; "marine insurance"
Relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen.
of or pertaining to seamen, to the art of navigation, or to ships; as, nautical skill
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
naw′tik-al, adj. of or pertaining to ships, to sailors, or to navigation: naval: marine.—adv. Nau′tically.—Nautical almanac, an almanac giving information specially useful to sailors; Nautical mile, one-sixtieth of a degree measured at the Equator (=about 2025 yards). [L. nauticus—Gr. nautikos—naus; cog. with L. navis, a ship.]
The numerical value of nautical in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of nautical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
There was no intention of flying within 12 nautical miles of any feature, this was not a freedom of navigation operation.
The 12 nautical miles that I think you’re referring to does not pertain to features that were submerged and now are no longer submerged.
As the Chinese go forward with this, they are making the claim that this is our territory and the waters surrounding within about 12 nautical miles are our territorial waters.
You will have a bunch of boats ... sitting about 30 nautical miles (56 km) off Libya's territorial waters able in practice to serve no other useful function than search and rescue.
The passage of U.S. vessels within 12 nautical miles of China's man-made features in the South China Sea is a necessary and overdue response to China's destabilising behavior in the region.
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- nàuticCatalan, Valencian
- meri-, merenkulullinen, merenkulku-Finnish
- ימית, ימיHebrew
- nautica, nauticoItalian
- 航海, 海事Japanese
- żeglarski, morskiPolish
- морской, мореходный, навигационныйRussian
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