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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A cargo ship designed to carry crude oil in bulk;

Usage examples (35)
  • A tanker is a routine matter: men and material are well acquainted.
  • Some 20 tankers have been booked to cross the Atlantic month, prompting a rise in tanker rates.
  • We could ship in tanker trailers on trains and have them driven to the various points around town.
  • Gulf concluded that the tanker was the target of an ... for more
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