a component of a ship’s company detached for special duty ashore.
noun 1. any of various ships designed for transporting troops and heavy equipment in amphibious warfare, capable of making assault landings directly onto a beach.
- Landing speed
noun 1. the minimum air speed at which an aircraft lands safely
noun, Shipbuilding. 1. the next strake of planking in an open boat below the sheer strake.
noun 1. a floating platform used as a wharf. noun 1. a platform used for landing goods and passengers from a vessel