gunnage

number of guns carried on a warship

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Gunnage — Gun nage, n. The number of guns carried by a ship of war. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gunnage — gunnˈage noun The number of guns carried by a warship • • • Main Entry: ↑gun …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nautical Terms — Ahoy, mateys! This be a fair and true listing of words having to do with ships and sailing, 225 of them in all. These terms come mainly from the great age of sailing ships, the 16th to 18th centuries, and almost all hail from the two great… …   Phrontistery dictionary

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