Shipper
Shipper Ship"per, n. [See {Ship}, n., and cf. {Skipper}.] One who sends goods from one place to another not in the same city or town, esp. one who sends goods by water. [1913 Webster]

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  • Shipper — (von eng. relationship abgeleitet, dt. Beziehung) sind Menschen, die sich emotional engagieren, während sie die Entwicklung von Liebesbeziehungen in einem Roman, einer Fernsehserie oder einer sonstigen fiktiven Erzählung verfolgen. Dabei können… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • shipper — ship‧per [ˈʆɪpə ǁ ər] noun [countable] TRANSPORT a company that sends something by ship, road, train, or air: • Railroads are trying to attract shippers that are now using trucks. * * * shipper UK US /ˈʃɪpər/ noun [C] COMMERCE, TRANSPORT ► a… …   Financial and business terms

  • shipper — index carrier, dealer Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • shipper — [ʃipœʀ] n. m. ÉTYM. Mil. XXe; mot angl., « commerçant qui exporte et importe », de to ship « envoyer par bateau ». ❖ ♦ Anglic. Comm. Maison spécialisée dans la commercialisation du coton. On dit aussi embarqueur, affréteur. 0 Toutes ces maisons… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • shipper — [ship′ər] n. a person or agent who ships goods by any carrier; also, the carrier to whom they are consigned for transporting …   English World dictionary

  • shipper — UK [ˈʃɪpə(r)] / US [ˈʃɪpər] noun [countable] Word forms shipper : singular shipper plural shippers a company that arranges for goods to be taken somewhere by ship …   English dictionary

  • Shipper — A shipper can be: *Someone who prepares goods for shipment, by packaging, labeling, and arranging for transit, or who coordinates the transport of goods *Shipping (fandom), someone who supports a fictional romantic relationship, usually on the… …   Wikipedia

  • shipper — noun a) The person or organization that ships (sends) something. The shipper should have paid for insurance on the package, because it was damaged when it arrived. b) One involved in shipping (fan fiction based on romantic relationships between… …   Wiktionary

  • shipper — A fan of a television series who focuses on the pairing of two individuals. Short for relationshipper. Term originated from X Files fans. A: I hope Mulder and Scully fall in love. B: Oh joy...another shipper …   Dictionary of american slang

  • shipper — A fan of a television series who focuses on the pairing of two individuals. Short for relationshipper. Term originated from X Files fans. A: I hope Mulder and Scully fall in love. B: Oh joy...another shipper …   Dictionary of american slang

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