U-boat

Definition : Undersea-boat
Category : Governmental » Military
Country/Region : Germany Germany
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What does U-boat mean?

Undersea-boat (U-boat) is a submersible warship usually armed with torpedoes. The term U-boat is the anglicised version of the German word U-boot, a shortening of Unterseeboot, literally “undersea-boat”, the German word for submarine.