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Russian warships found themselves duelling with an armoured train ashore. Nemesis: The Battle for Japan, 194445 (2007)Similar uncertainties apply to rights of navigation by warships and merchant vessels as well as access to the seabed. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)Aid vessels laden with food are escorted by French warships. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Four German warships are sunk and two transports captured. The Sun (2014)The ship had been under guard by two Russian warships since then. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The presence of American warships in the area provided a needed measure of political stability. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)We went past a line of British warships about a mile from the beach. The Sun (2014)Three British warships training nearby joined the hunt and a rescue helicopter winched him on board. The Sun (2008)The British warships gave chase and should have scored a quick victory. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Now we hear that British warships and bombers may again be heading towards this wretched land. The Sun (2016)It must build our warships with British steel. The Sun (2016)The vessel is surrounded by half a dozen American warships but no moves have been made to board it. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Fighter jets, warships and nuclear submarines are of little use against fanatics with a bomb or hackers intent on bringing down computer networks. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They maintain the navy's 56 warships and submarines. The Sun (2014)Vichy French warships from Dakar arrived the next day and took the remaining survivors on board. Times, Sunday Times (2010)IT'S the world's biggest warship - and packs the most powerful punch in naval history. The Sun (2009)Do you see Russian warships off the coast of America? Times, Sunday Times (2008) The warships sank one vessel, killing 2 of its crew. Twentieth Century History - Basic Facts (1985) British warships arrived in Gibraltar yesterday, providing a symbolic reassurance to residents. Times, Sunday Times (2013)And why are British warships being brought in, too? The Sun (2015)Virtually all modern warships and support vessels have a flight deck for at least one helicopter, up to the huge capacity of the new aircraft carriers. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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British English: warship NOUN
A warship is a ship with guns that is used for fighting in wars.
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