tuna clipper

tuna clipper

[′tü·nə ′klip·ər]
(naval architecture)
A large craft used for tuna fishing on the Pacific coast; it is usually diesel-powered, and is equipped with refrigeration brine tanks. Also known as tuna boat.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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