Definition of 'nautical'
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Example sentences containing 'nautical'
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The tattoos all seem to have a nautical theme. The Sun (2008)No rubbish should be dumped within three nautical miles of the coast. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The proposals make a nonsense of the language and of nautical terminology. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Paint in nautical stripes, add deckchairs and install a sand pit. The Sun (2015)This ethical company's products feature nautical themes and natural fibres. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The restaurant area is pristine, with a loose nautical theme running through the prints and paintings. Times, Sunday Times (2012)IT is that time of year again when nautical styles make a comeback. The Sun (2009)One has a nautical theme. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Should I still be rocking a nautical stripe? Times, Sunday Times (2014)A minute is a nautical mile, the measurable fragment of an arc. Tuning the Rig: A Journey to the Arctic (1990)To add to the clean, nautical style, the ceiling resembles an upturned boat. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The nautical style seen yesterday, then, was a definite change of tack. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They had sailed nearly 100,000 nautical miles and visited 45 countries. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The figures were based on a plane flying 6,000 nautical miles with 250 passengers on board. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The rest is rather more old-fashioned, with a nautical theme. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Albania is 45 nautical miles from the Italian coast. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Stripes: without overdoing the nautical theme, these are always a treat. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Everyone loves a nautical stripe; this is almost like a duvet, to help to keep those heating bills down. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Used Occasionally. nautical is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'nautical'
British English: nautical ADJECTIVE
Nautical means relating to ships and sailing.
...a nautical chart of the region you sail.
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