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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Water
lightshiplight‧ship /ˈlaɪtˌʃɪp/ noun [countable]  TTWa small ship that stays near a dangerous place at sea and guides other ships using a powerful flashing light
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lightshipOn the west side, where we were, a lightship was being reconditioned.
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