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- a coat made of a thick woolen cloth
- the cloth
after Dreadnought, the first of such a class of British battleships, built in 1906 any large, heavily armored battleship with many powerful guns
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A battleship armed with six or more guns having calibers of 12 inches or more.