transport ship

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Noun1.transport ship - a ship for carrying soldiers or military equipmenttransport ship - a ship for carrying soldiers or military equipment
ship - a vessel that carries passengers or freight
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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The transport ship Gloria Scott was set down by the Admiralty as being lost at sea, and no word has ever leaked out as to her true fate.
1916 - Germans sink French transport ship Provence II, killing 930
Alara explains that they got a distress call from a transport ship, but soon after Ed and Kelly boarded the ship to attend to their problem, the whole ship just disappeared.
The Osprey reportedly smashing into the deck of the transport ship USS Green Bay while trying to land Saturday.
The component, which is the LNG project's longest, was transported from its heavy transport ship to the dock using 400 axle lines of self-propelled modular transporters (SPMTs).
With ground-to-air Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) the launchers and other equipment on board, the Maritime Self-Defense Force (MSDF) transport ship left its base in western Japan.
Summary: Vessel will serve as a sealift and military transport ship
New Zealand's first hospital chapel was built in memory of the 10 army nurses - three from Christchurch in particular - who perished in the sinking of the transport ship Marquette in 1915.
Unfortunately the artifacts have gone missing amid the planet's rising oceans and chaos, and Alex finds that not only is he confronting a mystery revolving around the artifacts' resting place, but a possible rescue of an interstellar transport ship that vanished eleven years ago.
SALVAGE teams board beached MV Hoegh Osaka yesterday to try to save the transport ship and its PS30million cargo of British cars.
NNA - The crew of a huge transport ship that ran aground off the southern coast of England have now almost all been airlifted to safety, the British coastguard said Sunday.
About 750 Marines from the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit are embarked aboard the transport ship.

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