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cargo

noun

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a mass or quantity of something taken up and carried, conveyed, or transported
  • we put all of our cargo on the pack animals and began our journey through the canyon

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The first known use of cargo was in 1657

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“Cargo.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cargo. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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