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motorship

[moh-ter-ship] /ˈmoʊ tərˌʃɪp/
noun
1.
a ship driven by a diesel or other internal-combustion engine.
Also called motor vessel.
Origin of motorship
1900-1905
First recorded in 1900-05
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British Dictionary definitions for motor vessel

motor vessel

noun
1.
a ship whose main propulsion system is a diesel or other internal-combustion engine
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