Definition of Naval research laboratory
1. Noun. The United States Navy's defense laboratory that conducts basic and applied research for the Navy in a variety of scientific and technical disciplines.
Group relationships: Navy, United States Navy, Us Navy, Usn
Generic synonyms: Agency, Authority, Bureau, Federal Agency, Government Agency, Office
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Literary usage of Naval research laboratory
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1. How to Get It: A Guide to Defense-Related Information Sources (1993)
"... xx See: naval research laboratory (NRL) Publications NRL Translation xxx See: naval research laboratory (NRL) Publications NRL xxx See: Naval Research ..."
2. Identification of Promising Naval Aviation Science and Technology Opportunities by Nsb, National Academies Press (U.S.), National Research Council (2006)
"... $157.7 million to the naval research laboratory base of support, and the remaining $91.3 million to various Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) ..."