"nautical" meaning in English

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Adjective

IPA: /ˈnɔː.tɪ.kəl/, /ˈnɑt.ɪ.kəl/ [General-American, cot-caught-merger] Audio: en-us-nautical.ogg [US]
Etymology: Borrowed from Middle French nautique, from Latin nauticus (“of or relating to sailors”), from Ancient Greek ναυτικός (nautikós). Etymology templates: {{bor|en|frm|nautique}} Middle French nautique, {{der|en|la|nauticus||of or relating to sailors}} Latin nauticus (“of or relating to sailors”), {{der|en|grc|ναυτικός}} Ancient Greek ναυτικός (nautikós) Head templates: {{en-adj|-|more}} nautical (not generally comparable, comparative more nautical, superlative most nautical) Forms: more nautical [comparative], most nautical [superlative]
  1. Relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen. Wikipedia link: nautical Tags: not-comparable, usually
    Sense id: nautical-en-adj-amEtwqeK Translations (relating to ships, shipping, navigation, and seamen): بحر‎ (Arabic), ملاحة‎ (Arabic), морски (morski) (Bulgarian), мореплавателен (moreplavatelen) (Bulgarian), nàutic (Catalan), 海上的 (hǎishàng de) [Mandarin] (Chinese), nautisch (Dutch), naŭtika (Esperanto), merenkulullinen (Finnish), meri- (Finnish), merenkulku- (Finnish), nauttinen [rare] (Finnish), nautique (French), náutico (Galician), nautisch (German), ναυτικός (naftikós) (Greek), ναυτικός (nautikós) [Ancient] (Greek), ימי‎ (Hebrew), marala (Ido), navigala (Ido), marista (Ido), navana (Ido), navala (Ido), nautico (Italian), 航海の (kōkai no) (Japanese), 海事の (kaiji no) (Japanese), nautisk [Bokmål] (Norwegian), nautisk [Nynorsk] (Norwegian), morski (Polish), żeglarski (Polish), náutico (Portuguese), морско́й (morskój) (Russian), навигацио́нный (navigaciónnyj) (Russian), морехо́дный (morexódnyj) (Russian), náutico (Spanish), морський (morsʹkyj) (Ukrainian), мореходний (morexodnyj) (Ukrainian), morwrol (Welsh)

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      "word": "nautical mile"
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      "word": "nautical twilight"
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      "lang": "Arabic",
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      "word": "marala"
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      "code": "ja",
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      "roman": "kōkai no",
      "sense": "relating to ships, shipping, navigation, and seamen",
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      "code": "pl",
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      "sense": "relating to ships, shipping, navigation, and seamen",
      "word": "morski"
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    {
      "code": "pl",
      "lang": "Polish",
      "sense": "relating to ships, shipping, navigation, and seamen",
      "word": "żeglarski"
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    {
      "code": "pt",
      "lang": "Portuguese",
      "sense": "relating to ships, shipping, navigation, and seamen",
      "word": "náutico"
    },
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      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "morskój",
      "sense": "relating to ships, shipping, navigation, and seamen",
      "word": "морско́й"
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      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "navigaciónnyj",
      "sense": "relating to ships, shipping, navigation, and seamen",
      "word": "навигацио́нный"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "morexódnyj",
      "sense": "relating to ships, shipping, navigation, and seamen",
      "word": "морехо́дный"
    },
    {
      "code": "es",
      "lang": "Spanish",
      "sense": "relating to ships, shipping, navigation, and seamen",
      "word": "náutico"
    },
    {
      "code": "uk",
      "lang": "Ukrainian",
      "roman": "morsʹkyj",
      "sense": "relating to ships, shipping, navigation, and seamen",
      "word": "морський"
    },
    {
      "code": "uk",
      "lang": "Ukrainian",
      "roman": "morexodnyj",
      "sense": "relating to ships, shipping, navigation, and seamen",
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    },
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      "code": "cy",
      "lang": "Welsh",
      "sense": "relating to ships, shipping, navigation, and seamen",
      "word": "morwrol"
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  "word": "nautical"
}

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