cargo
Pronunciation
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈkɑɹɡoʊ/
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈkɑːɡəʊ/
Noun

cargo

  1. Freight carried by a ship, aircraft, or motor vehicle.
  2. (Papua New Guinea) Western material goods.
    • 1995, Martha Kaplan, Neither Cargo Nor Cult: Ritual Politics and the Colonial Imagination in Fiji, Duke University Press, page xi
      "They wrote of Pacific people with millenarian (and sometimes anti-colonial) expectations who used magical means to get western things (hence the term "cargo" cult)."
Translations
Cargo
Proper noun
  1. Surname
  2. A village in Kingmoor, Carlisle, Cumbria, England (OS grid ref NY3659).



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