Mediterranean

  • (noun): The largest inland sea; between Europe and Africa and Asia.
    Synonyms: Mediterranean Sea
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on mediterranean:

USS Wood County (LST-1178) - Service History - Mediterranean, 1966–1967
... Wood County operated locally off the Virginia Capes into February 1966 ... She later transported an engineering battalion to Vieques before commencing a restricted availability in April ...
HMS Hussar (1894) - History - Yacht To The Commander-in-Chief, Mediterranean
... In 1907 Hussar had her armament removed and was converted to become the yacht and despatch vessel for the Royal Navy's Commander-in-Chief, Mediterranean. ...
Caphtor - Non-traditional Identifications
... Wainwright, who located Keftiu in Cilicia, on the Mediterranean shore of Asia Minor, and he drew together evidence from a wide variety of sources in ... between Keftiu and Anatolia without pinpointing its location on the Mediterranean coast ... of Amenhotep III includes the name kftı͗w in a list of Mediterranean ship stops as distinct from several Cretan cities such as Kydonia, Phaistos, and Amnisos ...
Galley - Military History - Mediterranean Decline
... began to change the nature of naval warfare in the Mediterranean in the 17th century ... In 1616, a small squadron of five galleons and a patache was used to cruise the eastern Mediterranean and defeated a fleet of fifty five galleys at the battle of Cape Celidonia ... Even a purely Mediterranean power like Venice began to construct sail only warships in the latter part of the century ...

More definitions of "Mediterranean":

  • (adj): Of or relating to or characteristic of or located near the Mediterranean Sea.
    Example: "Mediterranean countries"