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Noun
An enclosed area of water in a port for the loading, unloading, and repair of ships
“With ships arriving faster than dock workers can handle them, the ports can't keep ahead of the rising tide of Pacific Rim cargo.”
Noun
A place where operations are managed
Noun
The hindmost part of an animal, especially when prolonged beyond the rest of the body, such as the flexible extension of the backbone in a vertebrate, the feathers at the hind end of a bird, or a terminal appendage in an insect
Noun
Barristers collectively
Noun
A raised platform in a room for a high table, a seat of honour, a throne, or other dignified occupancy
Noun
Place for witness testimony
Noun
Stumpy end
Verb
To stop at or near a place along the shore
“I hadn't been on a ship since then and now seeing a ship about to dock made me sick.”
Verb
To make less in extent or duration
“The editorial was docked by about a hundred words to make it fit on the page.”
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To deduct (something, especially an amount of money or a point in a game)
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To deduct (something, especially an amount of money or a point in a game)
“Although angry that the Government will dock the wages of those who take part, teaching unions have committed to keeping schools open.”
Verb
To cut short (an animal's tail)
“The move follows pressure from animal rights groups and many vets who claim it is barbaric to dock tails for cosmetic reasons.”
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To cast anchor
Verb
To put securely in place or in a desired position
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To come to rest after a descent from above
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To establish or apply as a charge or penalty
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Enter place
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To take something away from
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Subject to a penalty or punishment
Verb
Restrict; drop in place
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