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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cargo  \Car"go\,  n.;  pl  {Cargoes}.  [Sp.  cargo,  carga,  burden, 
  load,  from  cargar  to  load,  from  cargar  to  load,  charge,  See 
  {Charge}.] 
  The  lading  or  freight  of  a  ship  or  other  vessel;  the  goods, 
  merchandise,  or  whatever  is  conveyed  in  a  vessel  or  boat; 
  load;  freight. 
 
  Cargoes  of  food  or  clothing.  --E.  Everett. 
 
  Note:  The  term  cargo,  in  law,  is  usually  applied  to  goods 
  only,  and  not  to  live  animals  or  persons.  --Burill. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cargo 
  n  :  goods  carried  by  a  large  vehicle  [syn:  {lading},  {freight}, 
  {load},  {loading},  {payload},  {shipment},  {consignment}] 




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