cargo vessel

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Related to cargo vessel: cargo boat, general cargo
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Noun1.cargo vessel - a ship designed to carry cargocargo vessel - a ship designed to carry cargo  
banana boat - a ship designed to transport bananas
freighter, merchant ship, merchantman, bottom - a cargo ship; "they did much of their overseas trade in foreign bottoms"
cattle boat, cattleship - a cargo ship for the transport of livestock
container ship, container vessel, containership - a cargo ship designed to hold containerized cargoes; "the weight of the documentation of all the consignments on board a contemporary container ship can exceed 90 pounds"
freeboard deck - the uppermost watertight deck
Liberty ship - a slow cargo ship built during World War II
oil tanker, tank ship, tanker, oiler - a cargo ship designed to carry crude oil in bulk
ship - a vessel that carries passengers or freight
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A foreign cargo vessel loaded with tons of wheat ran aground off Lauis Ledge House in Talisay, Cebu Saturday morning, the Philippine Coast Guard said.
The PCG said the fish tubs were on board a cargo vessel named Merchant Vessel Alejandra bound for Manila from Linapacan in Palawan.
MV Eastern Endeavour is a general cargo vessel that has a gross tonnage of 6,269.
Cargo vessel runs aground off Antique !-- -- Evelyn Macairan (The Philippine Star) - September 4, 2018 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines .
A Greek gunboat was nudged by a Turkish cargo vessel early on Friday while on patrol for unauthorised migrant crossings in the Aegean Sea, the Greek navy said.
Summary: Gandhinagar (Gujarat) [India], April 23 (ANI): Two Chinese sailors died in a gas leak incident on board a cargo vessel off Navlakhi port in Gujarat's Morbi.
Meawhile, in era when many young lads in the North East dreamed of 'going to sea', this chap was looking on as the cargo vessel, Celia, gracefully made its way down the River Tyne.
Nimely says the cargo vessel, if used for the purpose intended, could address the deplorable road challenge being experienced in the Southeastern region.
The cargo vessel was caught in August this year illegally transiting through the Galapagos Marine Reserve with a hull filled with 6,623 sharks, including juvenile hammerhead and silky sharks.
The bulk cargo vessel St Dimitrios has delivered 62,000 tonnes of wood pellets to the port, with the shipment set to take five days to be unloaded before being delivered to the Drax power station in North Yorkshire.
Troops also rescued on Sunday a Vietnamese cargo vessel crew member held captive for nine months by the Abu Sayyaf on an island town of Basilan, said Ensign Jesca May Viduya, a regional military spokeswoman.