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ocean-goingadjective

uk   /ˈəʊ.ʃənˌɡəʊ.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈoʊ.ʃənˌɡoʊ-/ (also seagoing)
(of a ​ship, ​boat, etc.) ​designed for ​travellingacrosslargeareas of ​ocean: an ocean-going ​vessel
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