Sealed Orders

Sealed Orders, the orders given the commanding officer of a ship or squadron that are sealed up, which he is not allowed to open till he has proceeded a certain length into the high seas; an arrangement in order to ensure secrecy in a time of war.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Seabury, Samuel * Sea-Serpent
Scribes, The
Scriblerus, Martinus
Scrivener, Frederick Henry Ambrose
Scroggs, Sir William
Scudéry, Madeleine de
Sculptured Stones
Scutari
Scylla and Charybdis
Scythians
Seabury, Samuel
Sealed Orders
Sea-Serpent
Sebastian. St.
Sebastiano del Piombo
Sebastopol
Sebillot, Paul
Secker, Thomas
Second-Sight
Secularist
Sedan
Sedgemoor