from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A dry dock where the hulls of ships are repaired and maintained.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a dock for holding a ship for graving or cleaning the bottom, etc.
- n. See under Dock.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See dock.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a large dock from which water can be pumped out; used for building ships or for repairing a ship below its waterline
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