Definition of sealift in English:


Syllabification: sea·lift
Pronunciation: /ˈsēˌlift


  • A large-scale transportation of troops, supplies, and equipment by sea.
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    • 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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