motor vessel


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motor vessel

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motor ship

n
(Nautical Terms) a ship whose main propulsion system is a diesel or other internal-combustion engine
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It is the news of Motor Vessel (MV) Dara sinking in Dubai-Sharjah waters.
Italian steamer Vittoria Claudia was hit by French motor vessel Perou off the coast of Kent.
Apart from luxury hotels, the The Oberoi Group, runs two luxury Nile Cruisers, and a Motor Vessel in the backwaters of Kerala under the luxury 'Oberoi' brand.
authorities made the largest ever interception in the Dutch Caribbean, interdicting six metric tons of marijuana on board a motor vessel.
Another worthy award recipient was John Winning who was presented with a half-model of his motor vessel JBW to mark the 10th time he has made the boat available as the Radio Relay Vessel for the Rolex Sydney Hobart.
This is because the Royal Mail Motor Vessel Aureol was such an important lifeline between the UK via the Canaries and Freetown, Sierrra Leone; Monrovia, Liberia; Tema, Ghana; and Apapa/Lagos, Nigeria.
[USPRwire, Fri Oct 03 2014] OSV is a sea motor vessel used for transmitting cargos, goods, supplies, crews, and offshore exploration and production equipment across oil platforms.
THE RNLI lifeboat helped a Fletcher motor vessel which had engine difficulties in the Menai Strait close to Caernarfon yesterday.
"The transfer of Syrian chemicals from the Danish container ship Ark Futura to the Motor Vessel Cape Ray is complete," said Pentagon press secretary Rear Admiral John Kirby.
WASHINGTON, July 3 (KUNA) -- Transfer of Syrian chemicals from the Danish container ship Ark Futura to the Motor Vessel Cape Ray is "complete," the Pentagon has announced.
It wasn't until 1917 when America went to the war after the sinking of the Motor Vessel, the Lusitania.

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