naval shipyard

noun
a military shipyard
Syn: ↑navy yard
Hypernyms: ↑shipyard
Instance Hyponyms: ↑Charlestown Navy Yard

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noun
: a naval activity manned by civilian engineers and workers and administered by engineer duty officers that builds, repairs, alters, docks, converts, and fits out all types of warship — called also navy yard

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