Legal Definition and Related Resources of Navy

Meaning of Navy

A fleet of ships; an assembly of ships of war.

Navy Alternative Definition

The whole shipping, taken collec tively, belonging to the government of an independent nation, and appropriated for the purposes of naval warfare. It does not include ships belonging to private individuals, nor (in the United States, at least) revenue vessels or transports in the semce of the war department. See Brightly, Dig. U. S. Laws.

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Online translation of the English legal term navy into Spanish: naval (English to Spanish translation) . More about legal dictionary from english to spanish online.

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