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(trăns-shĭp′) also tran·ship (trăn-shĭp′)
tr. & intr.v. trans·shipped, trans·ship·ping, trans·ships also tran·shipped or tran·ship·ping or tran·ships
To transfer or be transferred from one conveyance to another for reshipment or reexport.

trans·ship′ment n.
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Noun1.transshipment - the transfer from one conveyance to another for shipmenttransshipment - the transfer from one conveyance to another for shipment
transfer, transferral, transportation, conveyance, transport - the act of moving something from one location to another
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[trænsˈʃɪpmənt] Ntransbordo m
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With the Khalifa Bin Salman Port - the main trans shipment hub for the Northern Gulf - also located in Hidd Industrial Area, this new branch will cater to the foreign exchange needs of ship passengers, ensuring that they are able to acquire both the local currency and the currency of other countries on the shipping and cruise ship routes.
Asim Saeed said that we also need portion of land for establishment of container terminal for making Pakistan as trans shipment hub which can earn huge foreign exchange for Pakistan and this trans shipment can bring Pakistan into lime light in international shipping industry.