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  • noun

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a medium size square-rigged warship of the 18th and 19th centuries

a United States warship larger than a destroyer and smaller than a cruiser

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During PANAMAX '04 the guided-missile frigate USS John L.
After completing a historic port visit to Vietnam last winter, the guided-missile frigate USS Vandegrift (FFG 48) departed with a successful diplomatic achievement in her logbook.
During this operation, the guided-missile frigate recovered 37 kilos of cocaine and detained five suspects, who were turned over to proper authorities for prosecution.
25mm machine gun supported by the phone talker, TM2 Edwin Holland during a small boat training exercise aboard the guided-missile frigate USS Ingraham (FFG 61).
Morelli breaks out the sierra flag from the signal bag aboard the guided-missile frigate USS Coontz (DLG 9).
Two Naval Reserve aircrews and a guided-missile frigate joined forces to bust an alleged drug operation in the Pacific Ocean.
The guided-missile frigate USS Samuel Eliot Morison (FFG 13) and embarked Coast Guard Law Enforcement Detachment (LEDET) recently seized more than five tons of cocaine on the high seas in separate actions.
Muscat Two Indian warships, guided-missile frigate INS Ganga and stealth frigate INS Talwar, took part in the seventh Indo-Oman bilateral Naval exercise, Naseem Al Bahar 09, that concluded on Wednesday in Omani waters.
Sonar Technician 2nd Class Joel Sharp, right, and Ensign Frederick Nelson both stationed aboard the guided-missile frigate USS Jarrett (FFG 33), conduct a search and rescue training drill.
The Polish Ministry of Defense has entered into an around US $34 million deal with the US government for the refurbishment of the Polish Navy s Oliver Hazard Perry-class guided-missile frigate, ORP Gen.
guided-missile frigates, USS Ford (FFG 54), USS Doyle (FFG 39) and USS Kauffman (FFG 59) took part in TWS 2009 under the command of Capt.
Smaller, less capable frigates and guided-missile frigates were assigned the less demanding task of escorting convoys, logistics ships, and amphibious ships.