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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (1)

1. relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen;
- Example: "nautical charts"
- Example: "maritime law"
- Example: "marine insurance"
[syn: nautical, maritime, marine]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nautical \Nau"tic*al\, a. [L. nauticus, Gr. naytiko`s, fr. nay`ths a seaman, sailor, fr. nay^s ship: cf. F. nautique. See Nave of a church.] Of or pertaining to seamen, to the art of navigation, or to ships; as, nautical skill. [1913 Webster] Syn: Naval; marine; maritime. See Naval. [1913 Webster] Nautical almanac. See under Almanac. Nautical distance, the length in nautical miles of the rhumb line joining any two places on the earth's surface. nautical mile. See under Mile. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

nautical adj 1: relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen; "nautical charts"; "maritime law"; "marine insurance" [syn: nautical, maritime, marine]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

23 Moby Thesaurus words for "nautical": bathymetric, bathyorographical, boating, deep-sea, hydrographic, marine, maritime, naval, navigational, ocean-going, oceanic, oceanographic, pelagic, sailing, salty, seafaring, seagoing, seamanlike, seamanly, terriginous, thalassic, water-borne, yachting