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bulk cargo

[ buhlk-kahr-goh ]
/ ˈbʌlk ˈkɑr goʊ /
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noun Transportation.
cargo that is shipped loose and unpackaged, as grains, coal, ores, and oil: The hatchways are inspected to insure safe loading and discharging of the bulk cargo.
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Origin of bulk cargo

First recorded in 1900–05
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