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dock·er 1

 (dŏk′ər)
n.
A dockworker; a longshoreman.

dock·er 2

 (dŏk′ər)
n.
One that docks something, such as the tail of an animal.
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docker

(ˈdɒkə)
n
(Professions) Brit a man employed in the loading or unloading of ships. US and Canadian equivalent: longshoreman See also stevedore

docker

(ˈdɒkə)
n
(Veterinary Science) a person or thing that docks something, such as the tail of a horse
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dock•er1

(ˈdɒk ər)

n.
a longshoreman.
[1755–65]

dock•er2

(ˈdɒk ər)

n.
a person or device that docks tails.
[1800–10]
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docker

longshoreman
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.docker - a laborer who loads and unloads vessels in a portdocker - a laborer who loads and unloads vessels in a port
laborer, labourer, manual laborer, jack - someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor
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Translations
عامِل في رَصيف السُّفُن
dokařpřístavní dělník
dokarbejder
dokkmunkás
hafnarverkamaîur
robotník v doku
liman işçisi

docker

[ˈdɒkəʳ] N (Brit) → estibador m
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docker

[ˈdɒkər] ndocker m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

docker

n (Brit) → Hafenarbeiter m, → Docker m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

docker

[ˈdɒkəʳ] nscaricatore m (di porto), portuale m
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

dock1

(dok) noun
1. a deepened part of a harbour etc where ships go for loading, unloading, repair etc. The ship was in dock for three weeks.
2. the area surrounding this. He works down at the docks.
3. the box in a law court where the accused person sits or stands.
verb
to (cause to) enter a dock and tie up alongside a quay. The liner docked in Southampton this morning.
ˈdocker noun
a person who works in the docks.
ˈdockyard noun
a naval harbour with docks, stores etc.
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