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the chief one of a related group

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the ship that carries the commander of a fleet and flies his flag

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The flagship bore down upon us, and as she swung gracefully to and touched our side a dozen officers sprang upon our decks.
Dejah Thoris went aboard the flagship, and was much put out that I would not follow, but, as I explained to her, the battle was but partly won; we still had the land forces of the besieging Zodangans to account for, and I would not leave Tars Tarkas until that had been accomplished.
Upon the quarter-deck of the flagship, sheltered by a canopy of velvet and ermine, which was suspended by stout supports, Henrietta, the queen dowager, and the young princess -- with the admiral, the Duke of Norfolk -- standing beside them -- watched with alarm this slender bark, at one moment tossed to the heavens, and the next buried beneath the waves, and against whose dark sail the noble figures of the two French gentlemen stood forth in relief like two luminous apparitions.
Summoning Carthoris, Tars Tarkas, and Xodar, we entered the small flier with Kantos Kan and Zat Arras' officer, and in a moment were stepping to the deck of Zat Arras' flagship.
Fifteen minutes later we received orders from the flagship to proceed toward Helium.
I suppose that we shall have a woman hoisting her pennant on the flagship presently, and taking command of the Channel Squadron.
9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Flagship Ventures, a leading venture capital and venture creation firm focused on innovations in healthcare and sustainability, announced it has hired Leda Trivinos, Ph.
Arab NewsZain KSA inaugurated the latest flagship in Tabuk on Jeddah Street-Almahrajan Neighborhood to be part of its many Zain World flagships around the Kingdom.
The Graphene Flagship, one of Europe s first ten-year, 1,000 million flagships in future and emerging technologies, was introduced previous week.
Construction workers are adding the final touches to Flagship Dealer's new Volkswagen dealer and showroom for its grand opening in January, reports Caribbean Business (Dec.
Trained by David Nicholson, Viking Flagship would have been unbeaten over fences in his novice season bar a fall at Nottingham on his debut, but defeats at Haydock and Newbury on his first two runs the following season left him with something to prove by the time the Victor Chandler arrived.
Couture shoe designer Roger Vivier, who invented the stiletto heel in 1954, will bring his flagship store to 750 Madison Avenue in the fall.
A flagship was needed, but it would have to sit above the more mainstream Dodge brand and below Mercedes.
The IBM eServer zSeries 990, the new flagship of the eServer family, builds on the technology of the eServer z900, which brought new security, reliability and performance advances in Linux virtualization and automation.
From the deck of his fearsome flagship Sultana, Ali directed 270 war galleys and a massive collection of lighter craft.