sailing warship

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a warship that was powered by sails and equipped with many heavy guns

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Vladimir Putin is sailing warships past the white cliffs and rattling everything from sabres to Satan 2 nuclear weapons.
Beijing has been angered by the growing US attention on Asia and American forays into the Sea, including sailing warships close to reclaimed islands.
Beijing/Washington- China said on Friday it would not stand for violations of its territorial waters in the name of freedom of navigation in the wake of reports that the United States considers sailing warships close to China's artificial islands in the South China Sea.
Craigio Allan Bellio: "I don't envy sailing warships and guided missiles, I abhor these things.
The cadet training ship HMS Conway was the floating part of a naval college founded in 1859 and housed for most of its life aboard three successive 19th-century wooden sailing warships, but was later relocated ashore.