Transshipment Trans*ship"ment, n. The act of transshipping, or transferring, as goods, from one ship or conveyance to another. [Written also {transhipment}.] [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Transhipment — Tran*ship ment, n. Same as {Transshipment}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transhipment — index removal Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • transhipment — A movement where the goods are imported and exported within the confines a UK airport or port in the course of a movement which started and will end outside of the UK. HM Customs & Revenue Glossary * * * tranship tran‧ship [ˌtrænsˈʆɪp] also… …   Financial and business terms

  • transhipment — tranship, transhipment see transship, transshipment …   Modern English usage

  • transhipment — noun see transship …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • transhipment —   the transfer of cargo between ships or between two different modes of transport …   Geography glossary

  • transhipment — n. movement of cargo from one ship or train or container to another for further shipment …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Transhipment —   An ISO term. The shipment of goods between two points other than the original point of shipment. 1f …   International financial encyclopaedia

  • transhipment — The shipment of goods from one port to another with a change of ship at an intermediate port. Transhipments are usually made because there is no direct service between the ports of shipment and destination, or because it is necessary for some… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • transhipment — tran·ship·ment …   English syllables

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