Definition of ocean-going in English:


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  • (Of a ship) designed to cross oceans.
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    • Seven major rivers cross Suriname, many partly navigable by large ocean-going ships.
    • The third edition in 1989 saw the exit of windsurfers and more accent on keelboats, with ocean-going yachts arriving from many points.
    • At times there could be 100 ocean-going ships in harbour - goods were on sale in her warehouses from around the world.

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