She was a new type of ship, a 2,719-ton steel-hulled steam clipper, built in the same way as a clipper ship but with auxiliary steam engines to be used in the absence of winds.
What does A/S stand for?
A/S stands for Auxiliary Steam
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We have 206 other meanings of A/S in our Acronym Attic
- Akcijas Sabiedriba (Latvian: Joint Stock Company)
- Aktieselskab (Danish: Joint Stock Company)
- All Square (golf)
- Anti-Spoofing (US DoD)
- Ascent Stage
- Assistant Secretary
- Authorized Shares (stock market)
- Aux Soins De (French: in care of)
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CPT will develop an auxiliary steam engine to provide air conditioning and heating systems to truck drivers while they are resting.