In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The illegal boarding of ships and seizure of cargo has in the past been considered an act of war.
- The cargo and livestock vessel Contender has been sold to a shipping company in Dubai.
- The Panama Canal has fulfilled this function but is now saturated with cargo ships.
- The growth in cargo hauled by trains appears more spectacular than that of passenger movement.
- I was found some bones, possibly part of the frozen meat cargo that she was carrying when she sank.
- They are usually used to haul heavy loads or carry cargoes.
- He wants cargo that will suit the ship or a use that will befit the work that has been carried out.
- Most of the criminals are not interested in the cargoes ships carry.
- It is very difficult, if not impossible, to compare the rates earned by ships under charter to the Navy Board with those of merchant ships carrying civilian cargoes.
- There is much detail on voyages, cargoes carried and the ships themselves.
- Because it does not have to carry oxygen tanks, the scramjet could also contain more cargo space.
- Many of them were dockers who carried heavy loads of cargo while rushing in a great hurry.
- Have you ever noticed how boats look when they are built more for speed than for carrying cargo?
- The first van had only just been loaded with its cargo of cash when the robbers struck.
- Georgia is also expanding the dry bulk cargo handling facilities of its Black Sea ports.
- Usually they're just put off the ship on a lifeboat and the ship and cargo are stolen.
- Yet cargo boats regularly cut through the Sound of Mull, purely to save time and fuel.
- Last night, Members of Parliament and shipping experts called for compulsory registration and escorts for ships carrying dangerous cargoes.
- In commercial terms however paddle steamers were never to catch on for ocean going cargo carrying.
- The cargo was consigned to yet another firm, registered in the British Virgin Islands.
2(goods)carga femininebefore noun cargo ship — barco de carga masculine
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