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ship-to-shore

[ship-tuh-shawr, -shohr] /ˈʃɪp təˈʃɔr, -ˈʃoʊr/
adjective
1.
operating between a ship and the shore:
a ship-to-shore radio.
adverb
2.
from a ship to the shore:
The message was sent ship-to-shore.
noun
3.
a ship-to-shore radio.
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  • Ship-to-ship and ship-to-shore voice, fax, and data links are available.
  • ship-to-shore communication is available via cellular or satellite phone.
  • Virtually all ship-to-shore cranes are equipped with regenerative breaking to capture energy while lowering containers.
  • Check public address system, ship-to-shore radio, and navigation horns for proper operation.
  • Radio equipment included several code radio transmitters, a ship-to-shore radio telephone and a radio direction finder.

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