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What is a german u-boat?


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U-boat, is a German Submarine. The destruction of enemy shipping by German U-boats was a spectacular feature of both World Wars I and II. U-boat is an abbreviation of Unterseeboot.

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It is a submarine. In German, unterseeboot means under sea boat or submarine. This was shortened to U-boot, which in English would be U-boat. Although it can be applied to any submarine, using the term U-boat usually implies a military war machine from world war 1 or 2.

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