Barge

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Barge

A large boat with a flat bottom that does not propel itself. Barges must be attached to a tugboat or towboat to be transported. They are used on rivers and canals, primarily to convey cheap cargo in bulk. They were more common prior to the introduction of railroads during the Industrial Revolution.
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Colbert look to it well, for his lighter is as much exposed as yours to being upset.
But, at the landing, the second lighter joined the first, and Colbert, approaching Fouquet, saluted him on the quay with marks of the profoundest respect - marks so significant, so public, that their result was the bringing of the whole population upon La Fosse.
And he turned his back towards him, leaving him uncertain whether the maneuvers of the second lighter had escaped the notice of the first.
At Bob Hope Airport on Thursday, Vanessa O'Neill, 28, of Ventura was stopped at security because TSA screeners noticed she had a lighter in her purse.
8% answered that they dressed lighter this summer, and 60.
The yellow tin of 100ml Swan "extra refined" lighter fluid was found near the house in Mordey Close, Hendon, Sunderland.
We saw a need for lighter cable and more flexibility in this application.
The decision to allow unfilled lighters in checked luggage was welcomed by US lighter manufacturer Zippo Manufacturing Co.
Carb cutters get Low-Carb Choices and fat cutters get Lighter Fare Choices.
Cassini's ion-and-neutral-mass spectrometer found that nitrogen's heavier stable isotope is considerably more abundant than the element's lighter one.
At the other end of the cigarette lighter field, the end which costs the money, it is interesting to note that four beautifully-made petrol lighters by the Dunhill firm were offered recently by Sotheby's in a sale partly given over to mid-20th century items ranging from wall lights, desk sets, elegant table lamps and Chiaparus figures of athletic women in bronze metal and ivory.