Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Noun: Nimitz  ni-mits
  1. United States admiral of the Pacific fleet during World War II who used aircraft carriers to destroy the Japanese navy (1885-1966)
    - Chester Nimitz, Chester William Nimitz, Admiral Nimitz

Type of: naval officer

Encyclopedia: Nimitz, West Virginia