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dock·age

 (dŏk′ĭj)
n.
1. A charge for docking privileges.
2. Facilities for docking vessels.
3. The docking of ships.

dockage

(ˈdɒkɪdʒ)
n
1. (Nautical Terms) a charge levied upon a vessel for using a dock
2. (Nautical Terms) facilities for docking vessels
3. (Nautical Terms) the practice of docking vessels

dockage

(ˈdɒkɪdʒ)
n
1. (Accounting & Book-keeping) a deduction, as from a price or wages
2. (Agriculture) agriculture the seeds of weeds and other waste material in commercial seeds, removable by normal cleaning methods

dock•age1

(ˈdɒk ɪdʒ)

n.
1. a charge for the use of a dock.
2. docking accommodations.
3. the act of docking a ship.
[1700–10]

dock•age2

(ˈdɒk ɪdʒ)

n.
1. a curtailment; deduction, as from wages.
2. removable waste material in wheat and other grains.
[1885–90]

dockage

a fee charged for the use of a doek.
See also: Dues and Payment
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dockage - a fee charged for a vessel to use a dock
fee - a fixed charge for a privilege or for professional services
2.dockage - landing in a harbor next to a pier where ships are loaded and unloaded or repaired; may have gates to let water in or out; "the ship arrived at the dock more than a day late"
dry dock, drydock, graving dock - a large dock from which water can be pumped out; used for building ships or for repairing a ship below its waterline
landing place, landing - structure providing a place where boats can land people or goods
marina - a fancy dock for small yachts and cabin cruisers
harbor, harbour, seaport, haven - a sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo
3.dockage - the act of securing an arriving vessel with ropesdockage - the act of securing an arriving vessel with ropes
arrival - the act of arriving at a certain place; "they awaited her arrival"
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