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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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