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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- A projection from the side of a ship or a tank to act as a bearing or protection for some part.

Usage examples (34)
  • Nothing anyone can do now will change that. sponson Says:
  • McKnutt signalled to him, and he opened fire from his sponson.
  • We helped them up the ladder to a sponson where a shower was rigged.
  • There he lay, along one side of the tank between the engine and the sponson. for more
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