Pierage \Pier"age\, n. Same as {Wharfage}. --Smart. [1913 Webster]

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  • pierage — pier·age || pɪrɪdÊ’ / pɪə n. docking fee, fee for use of a pier …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pierage — pier·age …   English syllables

  • pierage — /pirsj/ The duty for maintaining piers and harbors …   Black's law dictionary

  • pierage — A toll charged for the use of a pier …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • pierage — ˈpirij noun ( s) Etymology: pier + age : wharfage …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wharfage — Wharf age, n. [1913 Webster] 1. The fee or duty paid for the privilege of using a wharf for loading or unloading goods; pierage, collectively; quayage. [1913 Webster] 2. A wharf or wharfs, collectively; wharfing. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pier — [n] support; place for boats berth, buttress, column, dam, dock, jetty, landing, levee, mole, pierage, pilaster, pile, piling, pillar, post, promenade, quay, slip, upright, wharf; concepts 439,443,479 …   New thesaurus

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