Definition of School ship
1. Noun. A ship used to train students as sailors.
Lexicographical Neighbors of School Ship
Literary usage of School ship
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1912)
"Besides, it is shown that the Java did see the masts of the McCloskey as they passed along, above the hull of the school-ship. ..."
2. Darkness and Daylight; Or, Lights and Shadows of New York Life: A Woman's by Helen Campbell, Thomas Wallace Knox, Thomas Byrnes (1892)
"... Exchange — A Roy's Life on the school ship "St. Mary's" — Bethels and Seamen's Homes — Life at the Sailors' Snug Harbor—A Sailor-Clergyman—Fried Fish ..."
3. Appletons' Annual Cyclopædia and Register of Important Events of the Year (1902)
"The school-ship Baquedano was not yet completed at the begin- ii j nf 1901. The iSouth American Steamship <.<iri.j-.any, which receives a subvention of 12.5 ..."
4. Proceedings of the United States Naval Institute by United States Naval Institute (1896)
"We have never had such a school-ship. The old line-of-battle ship New Hampshire was the nearest approach to one; but she was wanting in proper sanitary and ..."