drilling platform

noun
drilling rig consisting of an offshore platform (floating or fixed to the sea bed) from which many oil wells can be bored radially
Syn: ↑offshore rig
Hypernyms: ↑drill rig, ↑drilling rig, ↑oilrig, ↑oil rig

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drilling platform noun
A floating or fixed offshore structure supporting a drilling rig
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