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naval warfare

Definition/Scope: The employment in combat of naval forces to establish, maintain, and exploit control of the seas and to deny their use to an enemy. Naval warfare consists of a series of naval operations or campaigns.



Used For:

naval battles

Broader Terms:

warfare

Narrower Terms:

naval mine warfare

Related Terms:

naval special warfare
sea power


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