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school ship

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(Nautical Terms) a ship for training young men in seamanship, for a career in the regular or merchant navy
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Noun1.school ship - a ship used to train students as sailorsschool ship - a ship used to train students as sailors
ship - a vessel that carries passengers or freight
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In 1925, the Regia Marina ordered the design of two school ships, inspired by the style of large late 18th century 74-cannon ships of the line.
A final chapter explores the summer cruises and school ships that augmented onshore classroom training.

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