landing ship

any of various ships designed for transporting troops and heavy equipment in amphibious warfare, capable of making assault landings directly onto a beach.

1940–45 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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So they went back on the landing ship, and here he came in again.
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