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Sixth-rate
also called 6th rate and has one more synonym

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  1. the designation used by the Royal Navy for small warships mounting between 20 and 24 nine-pounder guns on a single deck, sometimes with guns on the upper works and sometimes without

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 10, 2008
  2. ships typically had a crew of about 150 - 240 men, and measured between 450 and 550 tons

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  3. HMS Surprise, a fictional frigate captained by Jack Aubrey (based on the actual historical frigate, formerly the French L'Unité, which was captured and renamed by the Royal Navy in 1796) plays a prominent role in many of Patrick O'Brian's popular no

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