attack cargo ship(redirected from Amphibious cargo ship)
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attack cargo ship
A naval ship designed or converted to transport combat-loaded cargo in an assault landing. Capabilities as to carrying landing craft, speed of ship, armament, and size of hatches and booms are greater than those of comparable cargo ship types. Designated as LKA.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.