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cruise

verb A popular term for the seeking, watching, or flirting with potential sexual partners. See Casual sex.

cruise

(krooz)
1. To walk sideways or diagonally while holding onto people or objects. It is a form of locomotion used by infants and toddlers as they begin to assume an upright posture while exploring their environment.
2. A colloquial term for surfing the Internet.
3. To travel for pleasure aboard a ship. Health problems associated with cruising include athletic injuries, excessive use of alcohol, failure to take prescribed medications, and epidemic diarrhea.
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Hamad bin Mejren, senior vice-president of Dubai Tourism, said: "The success of the 2018-19 cruise season stands as a true testament to the robust growth of Dubai's cruise industry and the city's growing appeal as a year-round 'must-visit' destination.
It said one in four Millennials has taken a cruise in the past three years and a bigger percentage of millennials are planning a cruise shortly.
In December, Mina Rashid won the title of World's Leading Cruise Port at the World Travel Awards, an accolade the facility has earned for the past 11 years.
Since its inauguration in 2014, Mina Rashid's Hamdan bin Mohammed Cruise Terminal has received over 2.3 million visitors, marking a 172 per cent increase towards the end of 2018.
Since its inauguration in 2014, Mina Rashids Hamdan bin Mohammed Cruise Terminal has received over 2.3 million visitors, marking a 172 per cent increase towards the end of 2018.
The Dubai cruise season 2019/2020 is set to commence on 19 October with Mein Schiff, homeporting cruise liner carrying over 6,000 passengers.
Run by Jailesh Cruises, Karnika called at PSQ with 1,043 passengers.
But Celestyal Cruises has now decided to put Cyprus back on its list of destinations, with Cypriots having the opportunity to hop on a cruise ship in Limassol as of December.
However, the souvenir shops and business centres at the places these cruise travellers visited were not attractive to them, the manager said.
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Over the next cruise season (2018/2019), the tourism board of Dubai says it expects to see 725,000 cruise tourists and 825,000 cruise tourists in the 2019/2020 season.
To tap the vast potential and attract more vessels, the Government of India is working on a new cruise tourism policy.