Dockage \Dock"age\, n. A charge for the use of a dock. [1913 Webster]

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  • Dockage — is a factor in the grading of some grains under the official U.S. Grain Standards. Wheat dockage is described as weed seeds, weed stems, chaff, straw, or grain other than wheat, which can be readily removed from the wheat by the use of… …   Wikipedia

  • dockage — dockage1 [däk′ij] n. [ DOCK1 + AGE] 1. the fee charged for the use of a dock 2. docking accommodations 3. the docking of ships dockage2 [däk′ij] n. [ DOCK …   English World dictionary

  • dockage — noun Date: 1648 1. a charge for the use of a dock 2. the docking of ships 3. docking facilities …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dockage — dockage1 /dok ij/, n. 1. a charge for the use of a dock. 2. docking accommodations. 3. the act of docking a ship. [1700 10; DOCK1 + AGE] dockage2 /dok ij/, n. 1. a curtailment; deduction, as from wages. 2. waste m …   Universalium

  • dockage — noun a) The act of docking b) A charge levied for docking …   Wiktionary

  • dockage — Synonyms and related words: admission, admission fee, anchorage, anchorage ground, basin, berth, breakwater, brokerage, bulkhead, carfare, cellarage, charge, charges, cover charge, demand, dock, dockyard, dry dock, dues, embankment, entrance fee …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dockage — dock·age || dÉ’kɪdÊ’ n. fee for use of a dock; facilities for docking; act of bringing a ship to dock …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dockage — noun accommodation or berthing of ships in docks …   English new terms dictionary

  • dockage — dock·age …   English syllables

  • dockage — I dock•age [[t]ˈdɒk ɪdʒ[/t]] n. 1) naut. navig. a charge for the use of a dock 2) naut. navig. docking accommodations 3) naut. navig. the act of docking a ship • Etymology: 1700–10 II dock•age [[t]ˈdɒk ɪdʒ[/t]] n. 1) a curtailment; deduction, as… …   From formal English to slang

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