How to Pronounce USS?

Correct pronunciation for the word "USS" is [ˈʌs], [ˈʌs], [ˈʌ_s].

"USS" in context

The USS, or United States Ship, is an iconic symbol of America. It has a long and proud history, beginning in 1775 when the Continental Congress authorized the first thirteen American vessels. The first of these was the USS Alfred, which was the first American warship. Over the next two centuries the United States Navy grew significantly and the number of ships increased exponentially. Today, the Navy counts well over 430 vessels of different classes and types under the USS designation.

The USS is also responsible for a variety of missions and tasks. These include patrolling the seas to protect national interests, providing humanitarian aid, and serving as a platform for scientific research.

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