Definition of bulk carrier in English:

bulk carrier

Line breaks: bulk car|rier
(also bulker)

noun

  • A ship that carries non-liquid cargoes such as grain or ore in bulk.
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    • The breakthrough comes almost three weeks after the bulk carrier ran aground just off the coast between Bhirha and Hamburg on June 7.
    • This 160,000 ton bulk carrier hit the Stags reef in 1986.
    • On 12 January 2003, the MV Dorine, a Polish bulk carrier flying the flag of Cyprus, berthed in Bell Bay, Launceston.

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