a whaling ship equipped to process killed whales and to transport the oil and by-products.
Also called factory trawler. a large fishing vessel, usually a stern trawler, equipped for processing and freezing fish at sea.
a fishing boat that processes the fish that are caught
- Factory system
noun a manufacturing method for a standardized product or products in which fixed capital, raw material, and labor operations are centralized and sophisticated machinery is often used
[fakt] /fækt/ noun 1. something that actually exists; reality; truth: Your fears have no basis in fact. 2. something known to exist or to have happened: Space travel is now a fact. 3. a truth known by actual experience or observation; something known to be true: Scientists gather facts about plant growth. 4. something said […]
- Facts and figures
plural noun 1. details; precise information
/ˈfæktˌʃiːt/ noun 1. a printed sheet containing information relating to items covered in a television or radio programme