pocket battleship definition

  • noun:
    • Any of a few German warships built-in the belated 1920s and very early 1930s which were smaller, less well armed, much less greatly armored than a conventional battleship.
    • Any of a class of German cruisers, having weapons generally found on a battleship, managed during World War II; a battlecruiser
    • a small battleship built to conform with treaty limitations on tonnage and armament (from 1925 to 1930)

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