troopship

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noun troop·ship \ˈtrüp-ˌship\

Definition of troopship

  1. :  a ship or aircraft for carrying troops :  transport

1800

First Known Use of troopship

1800


TROOPSHIP Defined for English Language Learners

troopship

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noun troop·ship \ˈtrüp-ˌship\

Definition of troopship for English Language Learners

  • : a ship used to transport soldiers

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