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noun [countable] fleet pronunciation in American English /flit/
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singularfleet
pluralfleets
  1. 1
    a group of vehicles, planes, boats, or trains, especially when they are owned by one organization or person
    the company’s fleet of vehicles
    Survivors were taken to hospital in a fleet of ambulances.
  2. 2

    fleet

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    Fleet

    a group of ships, or all the ships in a nations navy
    the French/U.S./Greek fleet
  3. 3
    all the boats used for fishing from one port, area, or country, or for a particular type of fish
    the whaling fleet
    Spain has Europe’s largest fishing fleet.

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