Definitions

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  • adjective Without a navy.

Etymologies

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navy +‎ -less

Examples

  • This spirit might demand Canada from a defeated, navyless England, and then our dream of peace on the north would be at an end.

    Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights

  • Mississippi, you remember, repudiated a large foreign debt some years ago; if she became an independent nation, her creditors would influence their government to demand payment, which could not be refused by the weak, defenseless, navyless, armyless, moneyless, repudiating republic of

    Tupelo

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