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shipwreck

1 noun
     
Related topics: Water
ship‧wreck1
1TTW [uncountable and countable] the destruction of a ship in an accident:
survivors of the shipwreck
narrowly escaping shipwreck
2 [countable] a ship that has been destroyed in an accident [= wreck]

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