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ship
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 12
1. Pay; reward.
3. Specifically, a vessel furnished with a bowsprit and three masts ( a mainmast, a foremast, and a mizzenmast), each of which is composed of a lower mast, a topmast, and a topgallant mast, and square- rigged on all masts. See Illustation in Appendix.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To engage to serve on board of a vessel; as, to ship on a man- of- war.
2. To embark on a ship.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
2. By extension, in commercial usage, to commit to any conveyance for transportation to a distance; as, to ship freight by railroad.
4. To engage or secure for service on board of a ship; as, to ship seamen.
5. To receive on board ship; as, to ship a sea.
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