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landing craft

landing craft

noun

: a boat or ship designed to bring soldiers and equipment to the shore

Full Definition of LANDING CRAFT

:  any of numerous naval craft designed for conveying troops and equipment from a transport to a beach in an amphibious assault

First Known Use of LANDING CRAFT

1940

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