Transship
Transship Trans*ship", v. t. [Pref. trans- + ship.] To transfer from one ship or conveyance to another. [Written also {tranship}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • transship — TRANSPORT another spelling of tranship …   Financial and business terms

  • transship — [trans ship′, tranship′] vt., vi. transshipped, transshipping to transfer from one ship, train, truck, etc. to another for reshipment transshipment n …   English World dictionary

  • transship — v. (D; tr.) to transship from; to * * * to (D; tr.) to transship from …   Combinatory dictionary

  • transship — also tranship Date: 1792 transitive verb to transfer for further transportation from one ship or conveyance to another intransitive verb to change from one ship or conveyance to another • transshipment also transhipment noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • transship — transshipment, n. /trans ship /, v., transshipped, transshipping. v.t. 1. to transfer from one ship, truck, freight car, or other conveyance to another. v.i. 2. to change from one ship or other conveyance to another. Also, tranship. [1785 95;… …   Universalium

  • transship — verb a) To transfer something from one vessel or conveyance to another for onward shipment. b) To be transferred from one vessel or conveyance to another for onward …   Wiktionary

  • transship — trans·ship || træns ʃɪp v. transfer from one vehicle or means of transportation to another …   English contemporary dictionary

  • transship — trans·ship …   English syllables

  • transship — trans•ship [[t]trænsˈʃɪp[/t]] also tranship v. t. v. i. shipped, ship•ping trs to transfer from one ship, truck, freight car, or other conveyance to another • Etymology: 1785–95 trans•ship′ment, n …   From formal English to slang

  • transship — /trænzʃɪp/ (say tranzship) verb (t), verb (i) (transshipped, transshipping) → tranship. Also, trans ship. –transshipment, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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