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English definition of “vessel”


noun [C]
/ˈvesəl/ TRANSPORT
a large boat or a ship: Two tugboats guided the 70,000 ton vessel into port. a cargo/container/freight vessel a commercial/merchant/naval vessel a salvage/supply vessel a fishing/patrol/research vessel an ocean-going/sea-going vessel
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