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QE2, the

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishQE2, thethe QE2QE2, the /ˌkjuː iː ˈtuː/ 🔊 🔊 a large passenger ship which was owned by the Cunard company and which sailed between Southampton in southern England and New York, and also took passengers on cruises (=sea journeys for pleasure) all over the world. It was considered to be a very comfortable and expensive way to travel. In 2008 it stopped sailing and became a floating hotel in Dubai.
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