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Definition of Landing craft

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flat bottomed boat used to transfer troops from ship to shore
Landing craft Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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landing craft
n : naval craft designed for putting ashore troops and equipment

WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. naval craft designed for putting ashore troops and equipment
(hypernym) craft
Landing craft Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
DOD Dictionary of Military Terms
(*) A craft employed in amphibious operations, specifically designed for carrying troops and their equipment and for beaching, unloading, and retracting. It is also used for resupply operations.
  
Source: U.S. Department of Defense, Joint Doctrine Division. ( About )