1. [syn: school ship, training ship]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Training \Train"ing\, n.
The act of one who trains; the act or process of exercising,
disciplining, etc.; education.
Fan training (Hort.), the operation of training fruit
trees, grapevines, etc., so that the branches shall
radiate from the stem like a fan.
Horizontal training (Hort.), the operation of training
fruit trees, grapevines, etc., so that the branches shall
spread out laterally in a horizontal direction.
Training college. See Normal school, under Normal, a.
Training day, a day on which a military company assembles
for drill or parade. [U. S.]
Training ship, a vessel on board of which boys are trained
Syn: See Education.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: a ship used to train students as sailors [syn: school
ship, training ship]