seagoing

Part of speech: adjective

Adapted for use on the ocean; seafaring.

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Usage examples "seagoing":

  1. She then stated she wanted a completely equipped seagoing laboratory for work along the French coast. - "Greener Than You Think", Ward Moore.
  2. We should substitute for comparatively inefficient types- the old third- class battleship Texas, the single- turreted monitors above mentioned, and, indeed, all the monitors and some of the old cruisers- efficient, modern seagoing vessels. - "Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present", Various.
  3. But this voyage could not come off because at that time there were at Okotsk neither seagoing boats, seamen, nor even men accustomed to the use of the compass. - "The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II", A.E. Nordenskieold.