car-ferry


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car-ferry

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(Nautical Terms) a vessel for transporting vehicles, in addition to passengers, across a body of water, esp as a regular service
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Noun1.car-ferry - a ferry that transports motor vehicles
ferry, ferryboat - a boat that transports people or vehicles across a body of water and operates on a regular schedule
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car-ferry

[ˈkɑːˌfɛrɪ] ntraghetto, nave f traghetto inv
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TAP) -- Ten shotguns of different calibers in two cars arriving from Marseille on board of a foreign car-ferry were seized, Friday, by the Customs services at the Goulette port, according to a Customs Directorate-General press release.
Le ministre des Travaux publics et des Transports a egalement inspecte le car-ferry Elyros, affrete par l'Entreprise nationale de transport maritime des voyageurs (ENTMV), et visite les differentes structures de la gare maritime d'Alger.
Grimaldi Group the world's biggest passenger and car-ferry company by capacity will this month complete an order for five giant car carriers worth a combined $300 million to move vehicles made by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV the shipping company's managing director quoted as saying last week.
La compagnie nationale de navigation a annonce dans un communique rendu public que les traversees du Car-Ferry [beaucoup moins que] Carthage [beaucoup plus grand que], programmee sur la ligne Tunis- Marseille- Tunis, les 4 et 6 mars, ont ete annulees a cause de la greve du personnel maritime annoncee pour la periode du 3 au 5 mars.
Children are very welcome in the nearby historic Tower Bank Arms 17th century Lakeland Inn or for days out take the car-ferry from nearby Hawkshead over Lake Windermere to Bowness.
The 410-foot ship is the last remnant of the once-thriving car-ferry industry in Ludington.
Pas de reaction a cet article La Compagnie Tunisienne de Navigation annonce dans un communique, qu'elle met en vente le car-ferry de nuit M/V HABIB.
lt;p>The first journey of "El-Habib" car-ferry from Sfax to Tripoli is scheduled for next December 11, at the rate of three crossings/week, Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
Washington State Ferries began running a passenger-only ferry between Port Townsend and Whidbey Island on Sunday to help make up for the loss of car-ferry service that was halted because of concerns about the system's oldest boats.
In fact she would never be allowed to operate as a car-ferry today.
AN AMBITIOUS pounds 60,000 two-year project to rescue and restore the last car-ferry to cross the River Severn is nearing its climax.