nautical nautical  /ˈnɔ tə kəl/


  • (adj) relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen



  1. A great nautical pother has been stirred in the Press because Old Ironsides was not sailed.
  2. Alex Carleton left a power career in the New York fashion industry to start a nautical New England-flavored brand in Portland, Maine.
  3. Range: Over-the-horizon, in excess of 60 nautical miles.


  1. Art, music, yoga and more at Upper Merion Farmers Market

    For King of Prussia Courier The Upper Merion Farmers Market welcomes local artisan Nicole Cresse on Saturday, June 15, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cresse owns Nautical Knick Knacks and produces hand-crafted jewelry, sewn products, and paper goods. Also this Saturday, the market continues to offer yoga in the gazebo adjacent to the market in the Upper Merion Township Building Park from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: King of Prussia Courier

  2. 'Nautical Night' at B&E Marine will benefit Lubeznik Center

    MICHIGAN CITY - June 29 will make for "A Nautical Night," at B&E Marine in Michigan City. The Lubeznik Center for the Arts is hosting "A Nautical Night," a fundraising Gala as part of ArtBash 2013.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Michigan City News-Dispatch

  3. The Home Hobbyist: Nautical by nature

    The Home Hobbyist: Dan Rydzinki's craft are nautical
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Sun Press


  1. "I don't understand where they are running to, they are still going east. We've chased them over 1,000 (nautical) miles (1,852km) now," Watson told AFP on Monday. "And they are still going east and we're still following and ...... they...
    on Dec 28, 2008 By: Paul Watson Source: The Age

  2. "This is a historic day for all Australians and a sad day for all Australians as we confirm the discovery of the HMAS Sydney," Mr Rudd said. "I'm advised that the HMAS Sydney was found 12 nautical miles from the Kormoran some 8 nautical miles...
    on Mar 16, 2008 By: Kevin Rudd Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  3. "The future of the Nigerian shipping industry continues to be both exciting and challenging. With over 200 nautical miles sea limit and about 1,000 nautical miles coastline, the nation's shipping sector holds the potential of offering exciting and...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Archbishop Peter Akinola Source: Nigeria Daily Independent

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