What is another word for merchantman?

126 synonyms found


[ mˈɜːt͡ʃantmən], [ mˈɜːt‍ʃantmən], [ m_ˈɜː_tʃ_a_n_t_m_ə_n]

How to use "Merchantman" in context?

The merchantman is a type of sailing ship primarily used to transport goods from one port to another. Merchantmen are versatile and can be used for a variety of tasks, including carrying bulk cargoes, containers, and individual pieces of cargo. They are often equipped with a wide range of cargo-carrying equipment, including multiple conveyor belts, cranes, and cargo booms. Merchantmen are generally smaller than freightliners and are often used to transport smaller items or cargoes that are not eligible for Transport category vessels.

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