shipload

[ ship-lohd ]
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noun
  1. a full load for a ship

  2. the cargo or load carried by a ship.

Origin of shipload

1
First recorded in 1630–40; ship1 + load

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British Dictionary definitions for shipload

shipload

/ (ˈʃɪpˌləʊd) /


noun
  1. the quantity carried by a ship

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