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passenger ship

[′pas·ən·jər ‚ship]
(naval architecture)
A ship used primarily to carry passengers.
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Construction and operational delivery of initially one and optionally three other passenger ships for passenger transport on the kiel fjord to binschuo zone 2 see, approved for 300 persons and about 40 bicycles.
Panaji (Goa) [India], November 11 ( ANI ): A Medevac operation was conducted on Saturday to shift a 75-year-old German passenger who suffered a cardiac arrest on board a Mumbai-Colombo passenger ship.
Times have changed, and nowadays passenger ships are bigger, slower and more laid back.
A passenger ship service to India would definitely help low-salaried people like me, not only by way of fare but also with regard to baggage.
5 nautical miles from the port of Cebu, and the passenger ship has sunk to a depth of 33 meters.
Russian news agencies cited the regional police as saying that the captain of the passenger ship, the Polesye-8, was drunk.
Transport between the island and the mainland was suspended on Monday as the typhoon brought gales and huge waves, damaging the "Beiyou 12" passenger ship, said Wang Chongliang, secretary of the Weizhou Township Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC), Beihai City.
Javits Convention Center and Passenger Ship Terminal Piers 92 & 94, New York
Norwegian Cruise Line CEO Kevin Sheehan announced that Norwegian Cruise Line's new state-of-the-art 4,000 passenger ship, Norwegian Breakaway, will make New York City its year-round home port.
Video update by the Free Gaza fleet organizers: A 2000 ton cargo ship and fifty-person passenger ship owned by the European Campaign Against the Siege of Gaza, and Swedish/Greek Ship to Gaza campaigns left Athens to meet the Freedom Flotilla in international waters.
The foundation plans to send two ships -- a cargo ship and a passenger ship -- to besieged Gaza toward the middle of next month.
8 February 2010 - Danish freight and passenger ferry operator DFDS A/S (CPH: DFDS) said today it has agreed to charter its passenger ship Queen of Scandinavia for three years, starting on 15 April 2010, for an undisclosed sum.

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