Cargo

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Definition

the cargo: the freight, the goods, the shipment, the merchandise
noun
The cargo has finally arrived. The goods came on the ship this morning.
to remove the cargo to take the goods off a ship or plane

a cargo ship : a large boat that carries merchandise
noun
a cargo plane a plane that carries merchandise or goods

Examples

  • "Mick : Our team at the harbor tells me that the crates they're unloading are usually damaged, and cargo is often missing."
  • "Somehow, I came up with the idea of sending the delivery via ferry to Calais before being placed on a cargo ship to Brazil - genius!"

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