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supertanker

[soo-per-tang-ker] /ˈsu pərˌtæŋ kər/
noun
1.
a tanker with a deadweight capacity of over 75,000 tons.
Origin of supertanker
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British Dictionary definitions for supertanker

supertanker

/ˈsuːpəˌtæŋkə/
noun
1.
a large fast tanker of more than 275 000 tons capacity
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Word Origin and History for supertanker
n.

1921, from super- + tanker.

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