a small heavily armed and armored warship serving as a battleship because of limitations imposed by treaty.
a small heavily armoured and armed battle cruiser specially built to conform with treaty limitations on tonnage and armament, esp any of those built by Germany in the 1930s
/ˈpɒkɪtˌbaɪk/ noun 1. another name for minimoto
noun 1. 2 (def 1). noun (functioning as sing) (billiards) 1. another name for pool2 (sense 5) 2. any game played on a table in which the object is to pocket the balls, esp snooker and pool
[pok-it-boo k] /ˈpɒk ɪtˌbʊk/ noun 1. a woman’s purse or handbag. 2. a person’s financial resources or means: The price was out of reach of his pocketbook. 3. Also, pocket book. a book, usually paperback, that is small enough to carry in one’s coat pocket. 4. British. /ˈpɒkɪtˌbʊk/ noun (US & Canadian) 1. a small […]
noun 1. (before the Reform Bill of 1832) any English borough whose representatives in Parliament were controlled by an individual or family. 2. an election district under the control of an individual, family, or group. noun 1. (before the Reform Act of 1832) an English borough constituency controlled by one person or family who owned […]