Transport-ship

  • 1 transport ship — Transport Trans port, n. [F. See {Transport}, v.] 1. Transportation; carriage; conveyance. [1913 Webster] The Romans . . . stipulated with the Carthaginians to furnish them with ships for transport and war. Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] 2. A vessel… …

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  • 2 transport ship — transport .ship n a ship used especially for carrying soldiers …

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  • 3 transport ship — noun a ship for carrying soldiers or military equipment • Topics: ↑military, ↑armed forces, ↑armed services, ↑military machine, ↑war machine • Hypernyms: ↑ship * * * transport ship …

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  • 4 transport ship — noun A ship that is used to transport military personnel; a troop ship …

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  • 5 transport ship — noun (C) a ship used especially for carrying soldiers …

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  • 6 transport-ship — n. See transport, n., 2 …

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  • 7 Ocean (convict transport ship) — Hunter Island with the ships Ocean and Pilgrim in foreground and the Lady Nelson behind the flag on the stern of the Ocean, 1804. Career …

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  • 8 General G. O. Squier class transport ship — The General G. O. Squier class of transport ships was built for the U.S. Navy during World War II.The first ship was launched in November 1942, while the last was launched in April 1945. In that span the United States produced 30 General G. O.… …

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  • 9 Westerwald class transport ship — The Westerwald class transport ships are used by the German Navy to carry ammunition and other matériel.pecifications* Length: 105.3 m * Width: 14 m * Draft: 4.6 m * Displacement: 4042 t * Propulsion: 2 diesel engines, 4200 kW total, driving 2… …

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  • 10 Transport (disambiguation) — Transport most likely refers to: :* Transport, the movement of people and goods from place to place, and related terms such as: ** transport , used (especially in military contexts) to mean a vehicle to carry supplies or personnel, , e.g.… …

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  • 11 Transport — Trans port, n. [F. See {Transport}, v.] 1. Transportation; carriage; conveyance. [1913 Webster] The Romans . . . stipulated with the Carthaginians to furnish them with ships for transport and war. Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] 2. A vessel employed… …

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  • 12 transport vessel — Transport Trans port, n. [F. See {Transport}, v.] 1. Transportation; carriage; conveyance. [1913 Webster] The Romans . . . stipulated with the Carthaginians to furnish them with ships for transport and war. Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] 2. A vessel… …

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  • 13 transport — verb (t) /trænsˈpɔt / (say trans pawt), /ˈtrænspɔt / (say transpawt) 1. to carry or convey from one place to another. 2. to carry away by strong emotion. 3. Australian History to carry into banishment, as a criminal to a penal colony. 4. Obsolete …

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  • 14 transport-vessel — n. Transport, transport ship …

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  • 15 transport — I. v. a. 1. Carry (from one place to another), convey, bear, fetch, remove, transfer. 2. Banish (to a penal colony), carry into banishment. 3. Enrapture, ravish, enravish, entrance, beatify, put into ecstasy, make very happy, delight. 4. Carry… …

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  • 16 transport —   Halihali, lawe.     Transport ship, mokuahi lawe ōhua; mokuahi lawe koa (troops); mokuahi lawe ukana (merchandise).     Transported with emotion, lalawe i ke kino …

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  • 17 Transport in Norway — is highly influenced by Norway s low population density, narrow shape and long coastline. Norway has old water transport traditions, but rail, road and air transport have increased in importance during the 20th century. Due to the low population… …

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  • 18 Ship — [ʆɪp] noun PROPERTY ORGANIZATIONS Safe Home Income Plans association; an official organization in Britain that represents and controls companies who provide Hip S: • the Ship code of practice * * * Ⅰ …

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  • 19 Transport — or transportation is the movement of people and goods from one place to another. The term is derived from the Latin trans ( across ) and portare ( to carry ). Industries which have the business of providing transport equipment, transport services …

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  • 20 Transport in Italy — Railways * total: 19,394 km, also on Sardinia and Sicily. * standard gauge: 18,071 km 1.435 m gauge; Italian Railways (FS) operates 16,014 km of the total standard gauge routes (11,322 km electrified) * narrow gauge: 112 km 1.000 m gauge (112 km… …

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