HyperDic: united_states_navy

English > 1 sense of the expression United States Navy:
NOUNgroupUnited States Navy, US Navy, USN, Navythe navy of the United States of America
English > United States Navy: 1 sense > noun 1, group
MeaningThe navy of the United States of America; the agency that maintains and trains and equips combat-ready naval forces.
SynonymsUS Navy, USN, Navy
Part ofDepartment of Defense, Defense Department, United States Department of Defense, Defense, DoDThe federal department responsible / responsible for safeguarding national security of the United States
PartsNaval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, NAWCWPNSThe principal agency of the United States Navy for research and development for air warfare and missile weapon systems
Naval Research Laboratory, NRLThe United States Navy's defense laboratory that conducts basic and applied research for the Navy in a variety of scientific and technical disciplines
Naval Special Warfare, NSWThe agency that provides units to conduct unconventional and counter-guerilla warfare
Naval Surface Warfare Center, NSWCThe agency that provides scientific and engineering and technical support for all aspects of surface warfare
Naval Underwater Warfare Center, NUWCThe agency that provides scientific and engineering and technical support for submarine and undersea warfare systems
Office of Naval Intelligence, ONIThe military intelligence agency that provides for the intelligence and counterintelligence and investigative and security / security requirements of the United States Navy
United States Marine Corps, United States Marines, Marine Corps, US Marine Corps, USMC, MarinesAn amphibious division of the United States Navy
United States Naval Academy, US Naval AcademyA school for training men and women to become officers in the United States Navy
Broaderagency, federal agency, government agency, bureau, office, authorityAn administrative unit of government
SpanishMarina de los Estados Unidos, Navy, United States Navy, US Navy
CatalanMarina dels Estats Units, United States Navy

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