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ship meaning

EN[ʃɪp] [-ɪp]
'a ship' UK US
WShip
  • A ship is a large buoyant watercraft. Ships are generally distinguished from boats based on size, shape and cargo or passenger capacity.
  • Ships and boats have developed alongside humanity. In armed conflict and in daily life they have become an integral part of modern commercial and military systems. Fishing boats are used by millions of fishermen throughout the world.
  • Ships were always a key in history's great explorations and scientific and technological development. Navigators such as Zheng He spread such inventions as the compass and gunpowder.
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  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
      • Verbs
        • Intransitive verbs
          • Transitive verbs
        Related Links:
        1. en ships
        2. en shipping
        3. en shipwreck
        4. en shipment
        5. en shipshape
        Source: Wiktionary
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        Meaning of ship for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "ship" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
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        Definiteness: Level 9
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