Spanish Armada

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Synonyms for Spanish Armada

the great fleet sent from Spain against England by Philip II in 1588

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All day this great armada of landing barges, TLCs, troop carriers, food and ammunition barges, minesweepers, MTBs, boats and ships of every size and description, sailed by our anchorage on either side, literally by the hundreds.