ultralarge crude carrier


noun

Nautical. ULCC.

Nearby words

  1. ultrafiltrate,
  2. ultrafiltration,
  3. ultrahigh,
  4. ultrahigh frequency,
  5. ultraism,
  6. ultraleft,
  7. ultraleftist,
  8. ultraliberal,
  9. ultraligation,
  10. ultralight

Origin of ultralarge crude carrier

First recorded in 1980–85; ultra- + large

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British Dictionary definitions for ultralarge crude carrier

ultralarge crude carrier

noun

an oil tanker with a capacity of over 400 000 tons
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