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engine room

n
(Nautical Terms) a place where engines are housed, esp on a ship
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Noun1.engine room - a room (as on a ship) in which the engine is locatedengine room - a room (as on a ship) in which the engine is located
room - an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling; "the rooms were very small but they had a nice view"
ship - a vessel that carries passengers or freight
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engine room

n (Naut) → sala f macchine inv
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From the engine room companionway came the engineer and stockers, and together we leaped after the balance of the crew and into the hand-to-hand fight that was covering the wet deck with red blood.
I slid 'long pas'--don't see nobody stirrin' nowhah-- hear 'em a-hammerin' away in de engine room, den I knowed what de matter was--some o' de machinery's broke.
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Danish ferry operator DFDS said the malfunction on board the Regina Seaways vessel produced smoke, which triggered the ship's fire extinguishing system in the engine room.
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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] Apr 12( ANI ): The lead ship of the Talwar-class frigates of the Indian Navy, INS Talwar, which is undergoing a refit at Naval Dockyard Mumbai, detected smoke in the Main Engine Room (MER) on Thursday.
'We believe that there are surviving crew members in the ship's engine room located at the centre of the ship, but we cannot ascertain how many or who the survivors are so far,' he told reporters.
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However, when the seawater started to enter the engine rooms, the master ordered the abandon ship of passengers and crew,' according to the report.
A crew from the Tynemouth RNLI took to the water to help, arriving at the scene eight minutes later to find that all 23 crew members were safe and the flames had been put out, but smoke was still billowing from a pipe near the engine room.

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