Definitions for boatliftˈboʊtˌlɪft

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  1. the act or process of transporting persons or cargo by ships or boats.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  2. (v.t.)to transport by boatlift.

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  1. boatlift(Noun)

    The (often clandestine) transportation of a large number of people or goods by boat, especially an exodus of people.

  2. boatlift(Noun)

    (also boat lift) A mechanism for lifting boats from the water, or between water on different elevations.


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