motor ship

noun

Definition of motor ship

: a seagoing ship propelled by an internal combustion engine

First Known Use of motor ship

1912, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of motor ship was in 1912

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“Motor ship.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/motor%20ship. Accessed 2 Jun. 2020.

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