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  • n. Plural form of LCT.

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Examples

  • By contrast, most common vegetable or seed oils are comprised of long chain fatty acids LCFAs, also known as long-chain triglycerides or LCTs.

    Dr. Joseph Mercola: Coconut Oil: When Fat Is A Good Thing

  • LCTs are large molecules, so they are difficult for your body to break down and are predominantly stored as fat.

    Dr. Joseph Mercola: Coconut Oil: When Fat Is A Good Thing

  • At approximately H plus 60, LCTs bearing DDs of companies B and C of the 741st Tank Battalion reached position about six thousand yards from shore.

    Steel Victory

  • At 1140 hours the LCTs grounded in three and a half feet of water at the bow.

    Steel Victory

  • In contrast to these episodes, the sailors manning two LCTs with immense courage rammed the beach obstacles head-on, and remained in position using every gun to support the infantry in their plight.

    Overlord D-Day And The Battle for Normandy

  • At H + 35 bulldozers and more specialized armour rolled ashore; at H + 60 nine LCTs with self-propelled guns; at H + 90 10 LCTs with a full squadron of tanks.

    Overlord D-Day And The Battle for Normandy

  • Ceaseless columns of vehicles bumped across the piers and out of the LCTs beached on the sand, to follow the outstretched gauntlet of a military policeman towards some rendezvous inland.

    Overlord D-Day And The Battle for Normandy

  • The British landing plan for each brigade front called for four LCTs carrying four DD tanks apiece to put these ashore at H5 minutes, followed at H-Hour by four LCTs carrying the specialized armour—flails, Crocodiles, Petards and the like—with sapper groups to begin work on the obstacles.

    Overlord D-Day And The Battle for Normandy

  • Colonel Benjamin Talley, cruising in a DUKW a few hundred yards from the beach to report directly to Gerow, told of LCTs milling around the smoke-shrouded sands “like a stampeding herd of cattle”.

    Overlord D-Day And The Battle for Normandy

  • Two LCTs ran off course and rammed two DD tanks, which sank below the surface with merciless immediacy.

    Overlord D-Day And The Battle for Normandy

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