[mon-uh-boo-ee, -boi] /ˈmɒn əˌbu i, -ˌbɔɪ/

noun, Nautical.
a floating platform anchored offshore in deep water and equipped with pipelines leading to storage tanks onshore, to which large, deep-draft tankers moor to load or unload.


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