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rig in Water topic

rigrig2 noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 1 TETPGa large structure that is used for getting oil from the ground under the sea2 American English informalTTC a large truck 🔊 We drove the rig down to Baltimore.3 TTWthe way in which a ship’s sails are arranged
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rig• The steady hum of the drilling rigs and the rough growls of heavy machinery moving on the road smear the coastal quiet.• A fractional rig is set on a Proctor spar with swept-back spreaders.• A market downturn in rig moves was more than compensated for by a significant increase in supporting offshore construction projects.• an offshore oil rig• Guerrillas had overrun the exploration camp and set the rig afire.