ocean station vessel

noun

Definition of ocean station vessel

: a ship assigned to a specific station at sea to take weather observations, assist aircraft in determining position, and help in rescue operations

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“Ocean station vessel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ocean%20station%20vessel. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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