Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Transported by ship.

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  • adj. Carried by ship

Etymologies

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ship +‎ borne

Examples

  • CTT's perform a variety of specialized duties associated with processing of airborne, shipborne and land-based radar systems and associated signals.

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  • The freezing of Baltic ports hindered shipborne traffic.

    Pursuit of an 'Unparalleled Opportunity': The American YMCA and Prisoner of War Diplomacy among the Central Power Nations during World War I

  • A navigation system used by military aircraft that provides the user with bearing and distance slant-range to a ground or shipborne station.

    A Nightmare’s Prayer

  • His Airpower Lesson Number Five held that land-based aviation must be superior to shipborne aviation.

    Whirlwind

  • The Chinese Navy "will very likely monitor the way NATO and especially US warships communicate with each other and with their shipborne helicopters," the Texas-based intelligence company added.

    China's bid to halt Somalian piracy

  • The JSS project is effectively dead, the frigate mid-life extension project is in serious jeapordy and replacement shipborne helicopter delivery is now a date pulled from the air with no attachment to reality.

    Archive 2009-06-01

  • Rat-watchers in Alaska worry that shipborne rodents could stamp out 4 million birds-10 times the number slicked to death in the Exxon Valdez oil spill.

    Fear, Fur And Four Feet

  • There was a point in the late 1990s when a rational assessment of the air fleet should have produced a competition to deliver a new shipborne helicopter by 2004.

    Archive 2008-01-01

  • As far as MacKay is concerned, the delay in acquiring a new shipborne helicopter goes to a pair of Conservative governments.

    Archive 2008-01-01

  • The only submarines operating in the area were American, we knew where they were and in any case, the chance of that particular UN enforcement mission still being in operation by the time a new shipborne helicopter was delivered, trialled and cleared for deck landings would have been near impossible.

    Archive 2008-01-01

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