Naval tactics

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the science of managing or maneuvering vessels sailing in squadrons or fleets.

See also: Naval

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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If, on the other hand, he take pleasure in naval tactics, he will assuredly have full scope for his taste.
This naval exercise is a platform on how the PN and other navies in the region can cooperate and work altogether to address shared maritime security priorities through the development of combined operational doctrines, practices and naval tactics.
Iran has been known to practise anti-access naval tactics as part of its military strategy, and in June Tehran threatened to close the Strait of Hormuz, where much of the world's oil and natural gas transits.
The contract also includes services to support training, resource and equipment development activities and development and validation of naval tactics and new capability development.
The premier Naval Exercise MALPAK-17 was aimed at strengthening bilateral relationship, enhancing interoperability between the two navies through development of combined naval tactics, techniques and procedures as well as to provide impetus to growing mutual naval collaboration between Pakistan and Malaysia.
Sessions on naval tactics have been added to allow the students to participate in multiple active-learning events.
The last of those inserts gives an overview of American and Japanese naval tactics with illustrations and descriptions of each nation's major warships.
presents students, academics, and general interest readers with a collection of academic articles and scholarly papers focused on the theory and practice of naval tactics in history and contemporary operations.
The air forces engaged in various aerial manoeuvres and the naval forces also engaged in a number of naval tactics and sailing formations during the day and at night.
Macdonough's unorthodox naval tactics proved too much for the British fleet, which heavily outnumbered the Americans.
The vicissitudes of naval tactics, whether an emphasis on ramming or ships as floating fortresses for essentially terrestrial combat at sea, are noted with their attendant effects on designs and types.

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