submarine

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Synonyms for submarine

a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments)

move forward or under in a sliding motion

throw with an underhand motion

bring down with a blow to the legs

control a submarine

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attack by submarine

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beneath the surface of the sea

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A Sailor assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS Roosevelt (DDG 80) tosses a forward line to Sailors aboard the fast-attack submarine USS Toledo (SSN 769) during a small boat transfer evolution using a Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat (RHIB).
Promoted to captain of a fast-attack submarine, Commander Waddle went on to become a great cheerleader for America's undersea fleet.
At present, it is constructing the new FORD-class aircraft carriers and VIRGINIA-class fast-attack submarines, and performing refueling and complex overhaul on NIMITZ-class aircraft carriers.
If ballistic missile and fast-attack submarines were to find a new home in Wales, so would the anti-mine vessels, and Swansea is mentioned as a possible base port.
Two fast-attack submarines, USS New Hampshire (SSN 778) and USS Connecticut (SSN 22), participated in ICEX 2011, which took place at the Applied Physics Laboratory Ice Station (APLIS) about 160 miles north of Prudhoe Bay, Alaska.
If parts fail, they will have to be quickly repaired or replaced at sea--a standard that is more stringent than the requirements for maintaining fast-attack submarines.
Fast-attack submarines like Pittsburgh have multi-faceted missions.