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Man-of-war

Man`-of-war´
n1.A government vessel employed for the purposes of war, esp. one of large size; a ship of war.
2.The Portuguese man-of-war.
Man-of-war hawk
(Zool.) the frigate bird.
Man-of-war's man
a sailor serving in a ship of war.
Portuguese man-of-war
(Zool.) any species of the genus Physalia; it is a hydrozoan having both medusa and polyp stages present in a single colony. It floats on the surface of the sea by a buoyant bladderlike structure, from which dangle multiple long tentacles with stinging cells. Its can cause severe rashes when it comes in contact with humans swimming in the area. See Physalia.
Noun1.Man-of-warman-of-war - a warship intended for combat
2.Man-of-warman-of-war - large siphonophore having a bladderlike float and stinging tentacles
combat ship, ship of the line, war vessel, warship
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Man of sin
Man of straw
man of the cloth
man of the world
Man of War
man page
man's body
man-about-town
man-at-arms
man-child
Man-eater
man-eating shark
man-made
man-made fiber
Man-of-the earth
man-of-the-earth
-- Man-of-war --
man-of-war bird
Man-of-war hawk
Man-of-war's man
man-on-a-horse
man-portable
man-sized
Man-stopping bullet
man-to-man
Manable
Manace
Manacle
Manage
Manageability
Manageable
manageableness
manageably
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