navarchy

rulership over the seas

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • navarchy — a varch*y (n[=a] v[aum]rk*[y^]), n. [Gr. nayarchi a.] Nautical skill or experience. [Obs.] Sir W. Petty. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • navarch —   n. fleet commander.    ♦ navarchy, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

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