Meaning of CARGO in English
▪ bulk , heavy
▪ precious , valuable
a precious ~ of antiques
▪ deadly , hazardous , high-risk
The terrorists parked the van with its deadly ~ in a dark alleyway.
dry ~, such as fruit
The boats discharged their human ~ a little way from the shore.
▪ military ( esp. AmE )
the packaging and transporting of military ~
VERB + CARGO
▪ carry , haul ( AmE ), move , transport
▪ load , take on
The ship stopped to take on a ~ of fruit.
▪ discharge , offload ( AmE ), unload
The port handles ~ from all over Asia.
CARGO + NOUN
▪ aircraft , boat ( esp. BrE ), carrier , hauler ( AmE ), plane , ship , truck ( esp. AmE ), vessel
▪ bay , hold
The satellite was stowed in the shuttle's ~ bay for return to Earth.
He was found hiding in the ~ hold of a plane.
▪ compartment , container
▪ handler , handling
▪ capacity ( esp. AmE )
Oxford Collocations English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний . 2012