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navy yard

n.
A dockyard for the construction, repair, equipping, or docking of naval vessels.
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navy yard

n
(Military) a naval shipyard, esp in the US
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na′vy yard`


n.
a government dockyard where naval ships are built, repaired, etc.
[1765–75]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.navy yard - a military shipyardnavy yard - a military shipyard      
shipyard - a workplace where ships are built or repaired
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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Down through the twilight sank five attacking airships, one to the Navy Yard on East River, one to City Hall, two over the great business buildings of Wall Street and Lower Broadway, one to the Brooklyn Bridge, dropping from among their fellows through the danger zone from the distant guns smoothly and rapidly to a safe proximity to the city masses.
Then into the expectant hush came a great crash and uproar, the breaking down of the Brooklyn Bridge, the rifle fire from the Navy Yard, and the bursting of bombs in Wall Street and the City Hall.
There came, too, longer and longer descriptions of the smashing up of the City Hall and the Navy Yard, and people began to realise faintly what those brief minutes of uproar had meant.
Visit the Navy Yard, and behold a marine, such a man as an American government can make, or such as it can make a man with its black arts -- a mere shadow and reminiscence of humanity, a man laid out alive and standing, and already, as one may say, buried under arms with funeral accompaniments, though it may be
"We are excited to bring the future of transportation to New York with Optimus Ride, and provide the 10,000 employees across the Yard and Brooklyn community with greater access to convenient mobility," said David Ehrenberg, President and CEO of the Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation. 
"There is a real demand for smaller manufacturing and creative office spaces, as this is always some of the quickest to lease-up at the Navy Yard," said David Ehrenberg, President and CEO of the Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation.
18 May 2018 - Pennsylvania, US-based Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LPT) has sold 207,779 square-foot Philadelphia, US-based office building Five Crescent Drive, located at the Philadelphia Navy Yard for USD 130.5m, the company said.
Since establishing a presence at the Navy Yard in 2002, Rhoads has enjoyed a longstanding relationship with the Navy, providing support to more than 100 land-based, continually operating test sites.
This property located on Boston Harbor in the historic Charlestown Navy Yard. The 224-unit, Class-A high-rise multi-family property, constructed in 2007, is part of the ongoing redevelopment of the Navy Yard, once one of the oldest shipbuilding yards in the United States.
Walking, only slightly unsteadily, out of Moot and up to the Flatbush Avenue entrance of the Navy Yard, one is confronted by a dramatic change: what had long been the semi-licit playground of errant club kids, urban explorers, and feral cats has been rapidly transforming over just the last few years into New York City's industrial colony par excellence, a buzzing hive of small manufacturers, tech companies, experimental startups, and even presidential debates.
Rochester, N.Y.-based Wegmans announced last year that it would participate in the Brooklyn Navy Yard renovation, which calls for four new retail buildings to be built on the site.
201 Washington Navy Yard, DC 20376 (202) 781-3969 PMS 379, CVN 79/80 Capt.

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