oil tanker

noun
a large ship specifically designed for transporting crude oil in bulk across the oceans.

Origin:
1915–20

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Example sentences
Explain that this is what can happen when an oil tanker spills its oil into the
  ocean.
On an oil tanker, the note seemed strangely redundant.
He led the rescue of a grounded oil tanker during a winter storm, preventing an
  environmental disaster.
The oil tanker, however, sustained heavy damage to its midsection.
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