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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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html) guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam ran aground  while trying to anchor in Tokyo Bay.
The CSG 5 consists of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan, guided-missile cruisers USS Shiloh and USS Chancellorsville and guided-missile destroyers from Destroyer Squadron 15, USS Curtis Wilbur, USS McCampbell, USS Benfold, and the aircraft of Carrier Air Wing 5.
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- US guided-missile cruiser Vella Gulf entered the Black Sea on Thursday, where it has been deployed to keep peace and stability in the region, a US Navy press release said.
US guided-missile cruiser Vella Gulf entered the Black Sea on Thursday, "to promote peace and stability in the region", the US Navy announced.
In the exercise, the Russian Navy will be represented by guided-missile cruiser Varyag, destroyer Bystry, large landing craft Peresvet along with supply vessels (changes are possible).
Accompanying the carrier will be the guided-missile cruiser USS Philippine Sea and the guided-missile destroyer USS Truxtun.
The carrier will arrive in the Arabian Gulf Saturday evening with a guided-missile cruiser and destroyer, according to a statement from Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby.
Muscat : Guided-missile cruiser USS Gettysburg (CG 64) provided humanitarian assistance to three Iranian mariners aboard a dhow that had gone adrift in the Gulf of Oman, US Navy claimed on Monday.
CUTLINE: The USS Anzio (CG 68), a guided-missile cruiser in the Ticonderoga class, was commissioned in 1992 and cost $1 billion.
The crew of the guided-missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf (CG 72) apprehended seven suspected pirates in the Gulf of Aden last February after responding to a distress call from a nearby merchant vessel.
The sailors from the guided-missile cruiser USS Gettysburg also seized eight assault rifles and a rocket-propelled-grenade launcher when they boarded the pirates' vessel Wednesday, said.
The aircraft carrier Eisenhower, accompanied by the guided-missile cruiser USS Anzio, guided-missile destroyer USS Ramage, USS Mason and the fast-attack submarine USS Newport News, all have made their way to the Straits of Hormuz off Iran.
Another key protagonists are a young Navy lieutenant commander, maverick CIA analysts, a self-made oil explorer, a nuclear-powered guided-missile cruiser skipper by the name of Hoss Mueller, an aging Communist dictator, rogue scientists with special training, and genocidal, suicidal fanatics funded by Middle Eastern oil money.
A Sailor assigned to the guided-missile cruiser USS Port Royal (CG 73) hugs his wife and son after a six-and-a-half month deployment as part of Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG) 1.
The 9,407-ton guided-missile cruiser Vincennes, which left the Yokosuka port on Sept.