Any large seagoing vessel.
Specifically, a vessel furnished with a bowsprit and three masts (a mainmast, a foremast, and a mizzenmast), each of which is composed of a lower mast, a topmast, and a topgallant mast, and square-rigged on all masts. See Illustation in Appendix.
To put on board of a ship, or vessel of any kind, for transportation; to send by water.
By extension, in commercial usage, to commit to any conveyance for transportation to a distance; as, to ship freight by railroad.
A federally-funded program in each state that answers questions about Medicare free of charge.
Senior Health Insurance Information Program- Every state has a SHIP that is administered within the state, but receives money from CMS. They train volunteers to staff a hotline that will provide one-on-one counseling to seniors about Medicare, prescription drugs, etc.
Sheffield health information project
Senior Health Insurance (assistance) Program. Free information and counseling for seniors, the disabled, and their families. Phone 301-590-2819. WEBSITE
a floating island that applies disciplinary learning
a floating mini-city which has its own power generation and distribution system
a kind of floating island
a microcosm of political, economic, cultural and technological activity
a complex elastic structure in which vibrations may be caused by periodic forces generated by waves, propellers or machinery
a difficult structure to ventilate by natural means
a flexible structure that moves bodily and distorts when it encounters waves
a three dimensional structure having length, width, and depth
To engage or secure for service on board of a ship; as, to ship seamen.
go on board
a unique environment - home to the people on board
(derivatives - 'shippy, 'shipper, shippage). short for 'relationship'. refers to the belief that the characters in question should be "together-4-eva!!!!!". some 'ships are angst-filled and potentially wonderous, but most are just embarrassing. nostalgia is herself an in denial 'shipper in many ways.
a different world in herself and in consideration of the protracted and distant operations of the fleet units the Navy must place great power, responsibility, and trust in the hands of those leaders chosen for command
a great metaphor
a different environment
a noisy environment
a very noisy place - the engines are loud and there are always lights on and unidentified chemical smells in the air