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'''Ship / Vessel Definitions:''' A [[vessel]] is any interplanetary or interstellar vehicle. {{Page cite|name= Starships|page=12|version=Classic Traveller}}
 
'''Ship / Vessel Definitions:''' A [[vessel]] is any interplanetary or interstellar vehicle. {{Page cite|name= Starships|page=12|version=Classic Traveller}}
* A [[Ship]] is any vessel of 100 tons or more.{{Page cite|name= Starships|page=12|version=Classic Traveller}} Regardless, many still call [[smallcraft]] [[ship]]s.
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* A [[ship]] is any vessel of 100 tons or more.{{Page cite|name= Starships|page=12|version=Classic Traveller}} Regardless, many still call [[smallcraft]] [[ship]]s.
* A Starship is a ship which has [[jump drive]]s and can travel on interstellar voyages.{{Page cite|name= Starships|page=12|version=Classic Traveller}} [[Generation Ship|Interstellar non-starships]] are possible, but slow and inefficient compared to [[FTL]] craft.
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* A starship is a ship which has [[jump drive]]s and can travel on interstellar voyages.{{Page cite|name= Starships|page=12|version=Classic Traveller}} [[Generation Ship|Interstellar non-starships]] are possible, but slow and inefficient compared to [[FTL]] craft.
* A [[Non-starship]] is a ship without [[jump drive]]s.{{Page cite|name= Starships|page=12|version=Classic Traveller}} It is also known as a [[space ship]] and they are interplanetary or system craft. Sometimes they are called [[spacecraft]], [[space plane]]s, or [[spaceship]]s.
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* A [[non-starship]] is a ship without [[jump drive]]s.{{Page cite|name= Starships|page=12|version=Classic Traveller}} It is also known as a [[space ship]] and they are interplanetary or system craft. Sometimes they are called [[spacecraft]], [[space plane]]s, or [[spaceship]]s.
* A [[Small craft]] is any vessel under 100 [[ton]]s; all small craft are incapable of jump.{{Page cite|name= Starships|page=12|version=Classic Traveller}} They are often generically known as [[Ship's Boat]]s when in the [[subcraft]] role.  
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* A [[small craft]] is any vessel under 100 [[ton]]s; all small craft are incapable of jump.{{Page cite|name= Starships|page=12|version=Classic Traveller}} They are often generically known as [[Ship's Boat]]s when in the [[subcraft]] role.  
* A [[Big craft]] is a very large [[subcraft]] weighing over a hundred [[ton]]s. They are typically [[boat]]s.
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* A [[big craft]] is a very large [[subcraft]] weighing over a hundred [[ton]]s. They are typically [[boat]]s.
* A [[Vessel]] intended for combat is called a [[warship]].
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* A [[vessel]] intended for combat is called a [[warship]].
* [[Smallcraft|Combatant smallcraft]] are often generically called [[fighter]]s regardless of their actual combat role.
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* Combatant [[smallcraft]] are often generically called [[fighter]]s regardless of their actual combat role.
 
* Most vessels without an intentional combat role are called [[Auxiliaries]].
 
* Most vessels without an intentional combat role are called [[Auxiliaries]].
 
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