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supertanker

[ soo-per-tang-ker ]
/ ˈsu pərˌtæŋ kər /
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noun

a tanker with a deadweight capacity of over 75,000 tons.

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British Dictionary definitions for supertanker

supertanker
/ (ˈsuːpəˌtæŋkə) /

noun

a large fast tanker of more than 275 000 tons capacity
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