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man-of-war

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1. a warship
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Try the unspoiled beaches at Man-o'-War Bay, Charlotteville (a diving centre and Tobago's finest harbour) Pirate's Bay, Englishman's Bay, Castara, and Mount Irvine.
There have also been some isolated reports of deadly Portuguese Man-o'-War jellyfish, physalia physalia, among some stranded shoals in other parts of the country.
At that moment Mrs Fezziwig herself steamed past like a man-o'-war.