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Definition of roll-on roll-off adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

roll-on roll-off

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//rəʊl ˌɒn rəʊl ˈɒf//
 
; NAmE NAmE//roʊl ˌɑːn roʊl ˈɔːf//
 
, NAmE//roʊl ˌɑːn roʊl ˈɑːf//
 
[usually before noun] (abbreviation ro-ro) (British English) Types of boats and ships
 
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(of a ship) designed so that cars can be driven straight on and off a roll-on roll-off car ferry See related entries: Types of boats and ships