Definitions

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  • n. A bulk dry goods cargo ship.
  • n. A person employed to ascertain the bulk or size of goods, in order to fix the amount of freight or dues payable on them.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A person employed to ascertain the bulk or size of goods, in order to fix the amount of freight or dues payable on them.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Nautical, a person employed to determine the quantity or bulk of goods, so as to fix the amount of freight- or shore-dues to which they are liable.
  • n. A beam.
  • n. A butcher's stall.
  • n. One who sleeps under bulks or benches; a night-walker.
  • n. A common strumpet or jilt.
  • n. One who bulks tobacco, fish, or the like.

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Examples

  • Are we anticipating that some German or Russian eco-tourism ship or a convience-flag bulker will refuse to conform to the Arctic Waters Pollution Prevention Regulations and will have to be coerced with a 57 mm gun?

    What the Arctic Offshore Patrol Ships (A/OPSs) are all about

  • For some security, DRYS (bulker side) would be best served by keeping at least a portion of OCR shares (say 25%) of any listing/spin-off until the drybulk sector returns to some stability.

  • Given the merger agreement with Crude Carriers, along with the acquisition of the Cape Agamemnon the 2010 built Capesize bulker -- on charter to Cosco, the current annual distribution guidance for CPLP of $0.93 remains sustainable.

  • Pan Ocean Co., South Korea's biggest bulk carrier, and said lower bulker rates will hurt earnings.

    Asia Exports Cooling Damps Commodity Shipping Outlook - Bloomberg

  • They downgraded STX Pan Ocean Co., South Korea's biggest bulk carrier, and said lower bulker rates will hurt earnings.

    BusinessWeek.com -- Top News

  • "The ordered cranes are MacGregor GLB cranes and they offer an efficient and reliable cargo handling solution to our customers", says Paul S√∂derstedt, Sales Manager for bulker cranes at Cargotec.

    Reuters: Press Release

  • "We think dry bulker rates are close to rebounding after bottoming, while dry bulker futures have already started an across-the-board rebound," Seigo Ando, an analyst at Deutsche Bank AG., wrote in a report dated yesterday.

    BusinessWeek.com -- Top News

  • The Company sold the 70,349 DWT Panamax bulker M.V. Iguana (built in 1996) for a price of

    Marketwire - Breaking News Releases

  • The Company sold the 71,862 DWT Panamax bulker M.V. Delray (built in 1994) for a price of

    Marketwire - Breaking News Releases

  • Two tugs are keeping the bulker stabilized as experts from Svitzer work on salvage plans.

    Marine Log News

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