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Definition 1: the act of securing an arriving vessel with ropes - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for dockage in the sense of this definition

(dockage is a kind of ...) the act of arriving at a certain place

"they awaited her arrival"

Definition 2: 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 - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where dockage or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the ship arrived at the dock more than a day late

Synonyms for dockage in the sense of this definition

(dockage is a kind of ...) structure providing a place where boats can land people or goods

(... is a kind of dockage ) a large dock from which water can be pumped out; used for building ships or for repairing a ship below its waterline

(... is a kind of dockage ) a fancy dock for small yachts and cabin cruisers

(... is part of dockage) a sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo

Definition 3: a fee charged for a vessel to use a dock - [noun denoting possession]

Synonyms for dockage in the sense of this definition

(dockage is a kind of ...) a fixed charge for a privilege or for professional services

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