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What does SHOT stand for?

SHOT stands for Single-Hull Oil Tanker

This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

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  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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Samples in periodicals archive:

Another measure to protect the Gulf from occupational hazards such as minor spills is the replacement of single-hull oil tankers by double-hulled ships which have been around since the late 1980s.
The number of ships to be broken down will go up in the future, following IMO directives to phase out all single-hull oil tankers for environmental and safety purposes.