How to use Battleship in a sentence

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  • In February she launched the battleship "Royal Sovereign" at Portsmouth; a week later she visited the Horse Show at Islington.

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  • Many states have been for a considerable time supplied by Krupp with steel guns and battleship plates.

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  • In these circumstances, President McKinley, accompanied by the greater part of his cabinet, set forth in the early summer on a tour to visit the Pacific coast, where he was to witness the launching of the battleship "Ohio" at San Francisco.

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  • During the War she took part in many major events, the first of which was the pursuit of the german battleship Bismarck.

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  • Somewhere out on the River Plate were a series of buoys marking the grave of the german pocket battleship, the Graf Spee.

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  • One of the torpedoes did considerable damage to the battleship by damaging her starboard propeller, wrecking her steering gear and jamming her rudders.

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  • He had to find enough white feathers, arrow shafts, and points, bowstrings, wood and glue to sink a battleship.

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  • I was a rating on a Naval battleship and I lived a reprobate life.

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  • In December 1917 he succeeded in sinking the Austrian coast defense battleship WIEN inside the boom at Trieste.

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  • The sixth Albion is a 14-gun twin-screw battleship, built at Blackwall in 1898.

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  • This website offers a variety of popular game links like Tetris, Battleship and more.

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  • You can even participate in multiplayer games like Chess, Parchis, Checkers and Battleship.

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  • The South is relentless on the North, so the North builds the Heimdal, a super-cruiser battleship to eliminate the Southern Cross's main base of operations.

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  • It also offers some great family games like Boggle, Sorry and Battleship.

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  • Play phonics games similar to Hangman, Jumbles, and Battleship, and in the style of Who Wants to be a Millionaire.

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  • A naval battle simulation, Battleship gets you to place your ships within the confines of a grid with your opponent doing the same.

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  • You'll prevent a catastrophic explosion on a battleship and rescue your injured soldiers from a burning naval vessel that's about to fall apart.

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  • Play popular Hasbro games like Battleship, Boggle, Connect Four, Sorry, Sorry Sliders, and Yahtzee, all hosted by Mr. Potato Head.

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  • Who could forget playing Battleship - game after game with your friends or siblings, and uttering the famous line, "You sank my battleship!"

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  • The Battleship game became even more popular when its board version was invented.

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  • Friends and family members gather together and engage in Battleship tournaments, the same way they did when this board game was created more than 70 years ago.

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  • Battleship is a game of strategy -- to really win, you cannot guess the positions of your opponent's ships, you must know.

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  • But a game such as Battleship can be given to children or adults alike at any time of the year, especially to those who have a love for competitive and strategic family games.

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  • Most of the classic board games now have a Star Wars edition including Trivial Pursuit, Risk, Battleship, Chess and The Game of Life.

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  • Battleship - A two-player naval combat strategy game in which each player commands their own fleet of ships while they track down their enemy and attack.

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  • Keeping with the domination theme is Battleship.

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  • On each turn you guess a position, and your opponent either says "hit" or "you've sunk my battleship."

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  • Battleship coordinates game geometry helps players determine where plots are on a plane so that they can figure out where their opponents' ships are.

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  • The object of Battleship is to "sink your opponent's battleships".

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  • When you've hit the entire line of points that make up a battleship, then you have sunk your opponent's battleship.

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  • While there is some luck associated with Battleship, there are some Battleship coordinates game geometry strategy that you can use in order to sink your opponent's battleship efficiently and quickly.

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  • You already know that the largest battleship is five targets long.

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  • If you have a hit there, you are most likely going for the longest battleship on the grid.

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  • This is the best way to use Battleship coordinate game geometry, but you can narrow down where ships are in a quick way.

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  • Using Battleship coordinates game geometry can work for you or against you.

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  • Once they have sunk your battleship, players often move to a different area of the board to begin working on another ship.

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  • Battleship is a classic wargame for 2 players.

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  • By using the Battleship coordinates game geometry to setup your ships and to determine where your opponent's ships are, you can make the game more strategic than lucky.

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  • Don't waste geometric moves just to shout out a coordinate because in the end you are not the one that wants to be saying "you've sunk my battleship" over and over again.

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  • Battleship has been a favorite board game for years, and now it can be taken on the road with the release of the Battleship Folio edition.

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  • The game of Battleship is a guessing game that has been around before World War I.

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  • Electronic Battleship soon came along which made cheating less easy to get away with.

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  • Portable editions of the game began to emerge which now includes Battleship Folio.

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  • Battleship Folio edition represents a new, portable Battleship game that is very much like classic Battleship.

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  • Battleship Folio is played using 4 10x10 grids with each player using two grids in order to play the game.

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  • This version of Battleship is played the same way as the classic one that we know and love.

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  • Playing Battleship requires luck as well as strategy.

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  • Battleship. This version has power-ups and unique twists to make the game even more fun.

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  • Battleship is a one on one game where you must use coordinates to try to sink your opponent's five battleships.

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  • The phrase "You've sunk my battleship" has been handed down over generations and is still popular today.

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  • The Electronic Battleship game, first published in 1977, is an updated version of the very well-known pencil and paper game and the predecessor of several game revisions and variations.

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  • Over the decades generations of players have enjoyed playing the strategy game Battleship.

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  • The Milton Bradley Company released the now classic board game, Battleship, in 1967.

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  • Ten years after the introduction of the Battleship board game, the Milton Bradley Company in conjunction with Excalibur Electronics published Electronic Battleship.

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  • Playing Electronic Battleship is similar to playing the classic board game Battleship.

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  • Since the introduction of the first version of Electronic Battleship there have been several variations of the game published.

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  • The Electronic Talking Battleship game, introduced in 1989, made several improvements to the original version.

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  • If you are thinking about adding an Electronic Battleship game to your classic game collection, they are often available at classic game shops or online auctions.

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  • Games such as Yahtzee, Monopoly, Trouble, Sorry, Chinese Checkers, Chess, Battleship, and many other classic board games are ideas for math fun.

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  • This floating shrine was constructed over the sunken Battleship U.S.S. Arizona.

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  • Enterprise, however, is a popular name for military vessels, including a battleship and an aircraft carrier.

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  • Besides Star Trek, this site offers blueprints for Babylon 5, Battlestar Galactica, and a Japanese program called Space Battleship Yamato.

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  • A unique overnight adventure trip gives you the chance to live like a sailor and learn about the history of the battleship.

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  • The American people had sent food to the reconcentrados; President McKinley, while opposing recognition of the rebels, affirmed the possibility of intervention; Spain resented this attitude; and finally, in February 1898, the United States battleship " Maine " was blown up - by whom will probably never be known - in the harbour of Havana.

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  • Armstrong, Whitworth & Co., and the battleship " Messudiyeh " (9100 tons displacement) reconstructed by the firm of Ansaldo (Genoa) in 1902, and re-armed by Vickers, Sons & Maxim, formed the only really effective war-ships at the disposal of Turkey in 1910, although a few armoured ships in addition might still serve for coast defence at a pinch, and a few more for training ships.

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  • Norman Holbrook, successfull y passed the mine-fields of the Straits and torpedoed the old Turkish battleship " Messudieh " at anchor.

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  • Hamilton made Imbros his headquarters, and troops also were sometimes collected there owing to its vicinity both to Helles and to Anzac. Within the Dardanelles the battleship " Goliath " had been torpedoed by the Turkish destroyer " Muavenet-i-Milliye " on May 13; on the other hand British submarines were performing invaluable service, diving under the mine-fields, causing havoc amongst enemy craft in the channel itself and higher up, and threatening Ottoman communications with the peninsula.

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  • The flagship " Petropavlovsk " was struck and went down with the admiral and 600 men, and another battleship was seriously injured.

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  • The Russian sailors said, when Makarov's fate was made known, " It is not the loss of a battleship. The Japanese are welcome to two of them.

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  • Togo's fire was concentrated first on the " Osliabia," the leading Russian battleship, and by 2.25 she was hors de combat.

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  • The destruction of the U.S. battleship "Maine" in the harbour of Havana on the 15th of February 1898 was an influential factor in causing the outbreak of the Spanish-American War, and during the war the city was blockaded by a United States fleet.

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  • Although Alpine troops gained a footing north of the summit they were subsequently blown off by a mine, and Monte Cimone, which rises sheer-sided, like a vast battleship, between the Astico and the Rio Freddo, completely dominating the Arsiero basin, remained in Austrian hands.

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  • In 1906 the effective fighting force consisted of 1 battleship, 2 belted cruisers, 4 protected cruisers, 3 torpedo gunboats, 6 destroyers and 8 modern torpedo boats.

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  • When the reconstruction of the navy was begun, in 1908, Spain possessed 1 battleship, 2 armoured cruisers, 6 protected cruisers, 5 destroyers and 6 torpedo-boats.

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  • The Germans lost 1 old battleship, a battle cruiser and 9 smaller ships, along with 3,000 men.

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  • See also the mosaic designs in the floor depicting HMS Victory and a dreadnought battleship.

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  • Work began on removing the remaining oil from the sunken battleship HMS Royal Oak.

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  • A 14,000 ton battleship, she was sunk as a blockship across the southern entrance to Portland harbor on November 4, 1914.

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  • In the same year numerous experiments were tried with the assistance of an Italian battleship, the " Carlo Alberto," lent by the Italian government, and messages were transmitted from Poldhu to Kronstadt, to Spezia, and also to Sydney in Nova Scotia.

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