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Roll on roll off ships (Qbhdfp)

Definition
Vessels designed with the capability to load and unload motorized wheeled vehicles, including farm machinery, transit buses, military equipment, and other vehicles, by means of a special ramp extending between an opening in the ship and the wharf. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Ro/ro ships
Broader Term
Cargo ships (Qbhdf)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Bulk carriers (Qbhdfb)
Barge carriers (Qbhdfj)
Containerships (Qbhdfk)
General cargo ships (Qbhdfm)
Refrigerated ships (Qbhdfr)
Cargo submarines (Qbhdfu)