Definition of Merchantman. Meaning of Merchantman. Synonyms of Merchantman

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Definition of Merchantman

Merchantman
Merchantman Mer"chant*man, n.; pl. Merchantmen. 1. A merchant. [Obs.] --Matt. xiii. 45. 2. A trading vessel; a ship employed in the transportation of goods, as, distinguished from a man-of-war.

Meaning of Merchantman from wikipedia

- A merchant ship, merchant vessel, trading vessel, or merchantman is a watercraft that transports cargo or carries p****engers for hire. This is in contrast...
- An armed merchantman is a merchant ship equipped with guns, usually for defensive purposes, either by design or after the fact. In the days of sail, piracy...
- Roman merchantman (corbita) with mainmast and foremast under sail...
- HMS Inspector was launched in 1801 at Mistley as the mercantile Amity. The Royal Navy purchased her in 1803 and laid her up in 1808 before selling her...
- Ruijin cl**** armed merchantman is a cl**** of Chinese armed merchantmen of the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) in its infancy, and parti****ted in...
- 1970s most were converted to freighters, those from BEA becoming the Merchantman. These freighters remained in service for many years, with the last one...
- raiding ship Man-of-war A heavily-armed sailing warship Merchantman A trading vessel Armed merchantman A trading vessel possessing weapons for self-defense...
- no real role. The Navy sold her in 1801. She then returned to being a merchantman. She is last listed in 1810, trading between London and Jamaica. Selby...
- whaler, hunting the right and the bowhead whale. Thereafter she became a merchantman. She foundered in September 1843 while on a voyage from Kingston-on-Hull...
- merchantman) (Meijndert Theunissen van Oosterwout) Roode Haes (Red Hare) 28 (hired merchantman) (Adriaan Rodenhaes) Ster (Star) 28 (hired merchantman)...
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