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Synonyms for cruiser

a car in which policemen cruise the streets

a large motorboat that has a cabin and plumbing and other conveniences necessary for living on board

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The Aegis ballistic missile T defense (BMD) system aboard the USS Ticonderoga (CG-47) guided-missile cruisers and Arleigh Burke (DDG-51) guided-missile destroyers has become a primary high-end enabler for U.
local time [04:00 GMT] an opening ceremony for the exercises was held on board of the [Russian] guided-missile cruiser Varyag," Martov said, adding that the event was attended by Rear Admiral Andrei Ryabukhin, deputy commander of the Russian Pacific Fleet and Rear Admiral Atul Kumar Jain, commander of the Indian Eastern Fleet.
Aside from the heavy-duty construction equipment such as bulldozers, trucks and tankers and Humvees, there are bands, a fair with rides including a Ferris wheel, food booths, camouflage face-painting, machine guns, mortars and the highlight of this year's event, tours of the USS Bunker Hill, an Aegis guided-missile cruiser.
The guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Erie (CG 70) makes her way up the Willamette River en route to the 97th Annual Portland Rose Festival.
The 9,407-ton guided-missile cruiser Vincennes, which left the Yokosuka port on Sept.
The Mayport-based guided-missile cruiser was conducting routine operations when it received a radio distress call.
This cover of All Hands features a Tartar missile being fired from the Tartar-D surface-to-air launcher on the forward deck of the nuclear-powered, guided-missile cruiser USS California (CGN 36).
The community welcomed five Navy warships featuring Norfolk-based, guided-missile destroyers USS Cole (DDG 67), USS Stout (DDG 55), USS McFoul (DDG 74) and destroyer USS Thorn (DD 988); as well as the guided-missile cruiser USS Gettysburg (CG 64), based in Mayport, Fla.
Rendezvous The fleet combat support ship USS Detroit (AOE 6) conducts a replenishment at sea with the guided-missile cruiser USS Gettysburg (CG 64) and the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65).
QM2 Justin Peel, a search and rescue swimmer, secures an MK-46 exercise torpedo to be hoisted aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Vincennes (CG 49) after a successful torpedo exercise.
Muscat: Guided-missile cruiser USS Hue City (CG 66) rendered medical assistance and provided food, water and fuel to an Iranian-flagged dhow, M/V Payam, on Wednesday, approximately 45 miles southeast of Muscat.
Destroyer Squadron 15 is comprised of the guided-missile cruiser USS Vincennes (CG 49), guided-missile destroyers USS Curtis Wilbur (DDG 54) and USS John S.
11 attacks are the guided-missile cruiser Cowpens, the guided-missile destroyer Curtis Wilbur and the missile-carrying cruiser Vincennes.
Naval vessels that have already departed from the base since the terrorist attacks last week in the United States are the guided-missile cruiser Cowpens, guided-missile destroyer Curtis Wilbur and the missile-cruiser Vincennes.
The carrier, which can have up to 80 planes and helicopters on board, was escorted by the guided-missile cruiser USS Cape St George and two destroyers.