Definition of sealift in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsēlift/


A large-scale transportation of troops, supplies, and equipment by sea.
Example sentences
  • It oversees the Army's prepositioned stocks and is a component of the strategic mobility triad of airlift, sealift, and global prepositioning.
  • The fusion of airlift, sealift, and prepositioning elements produces an effective lift capability for the operational commanders.
  • This vital supply route significantly reduces airlift and sealift cost.

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Syllabification: sea·lift

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