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a    commercial transport that is slower and cheaper than express  
b    the price charged for such transport  
c    goods transported by this means  
d    (as modifier)  
freight transport     
2      (Chiefly Brit)   a ship's cargo or part of it  
      vb   tr  
3    to load with goods for transport  
4      (Chiefly U.S. and Canadian)   to convey commercially as or by freight  
5    to load or burden; charge  
     (C16: from Middle Dutch vrecht; related to French fret, Spanish flete, Portuguese frete)  
  freightless      adj  

air freight  
1    freight transported by aircraft  
2    tr   to send (goods) to their destination by aircraft  
freight ton  
      n      the full name for       ton   1       4  
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1) a boat or ship or such vessels collectively 2) skill in handling boats or in water sports
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