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battleship
American English: /ˈbædlˌʃɪp/
British English: /ˈbat(ə)lʃɪp/

Translation of battleship in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • Wind has disrupted the advance of great warships like battleships and aircraft carriers.
    • The Navy had arrived with impressive looking warships and battleships, armed to the teeth with many a cannon and gun.
    • This is a legacy of the Second World War, in which the aircraft carrier replaced the battleship as the capital ship of fleets.

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