cattleship

[ kat-l-ship ]
/ ˈkæt lˌʃɪp /

noun

a large vessel for the transportation of livestock.

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Origin of cattleship

First recorded in 1620–30; cattle + ship1
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Example sentences from the Web for cattleship

  • You cotton-headed Scandinavian cattleship ballast, catch that ball in your arms when I throw it to you, and don't let go of it!

    At Good Old Siwash|George Fitch