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Verb
Present participle for to dock a boat or ship, typically along or near the shore
“Every time the boat attempts to dock, the waves crash against the wharf.”
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Present participle for to reduce or decrease an amount of something
“Although angry that the Government will dock the wages of those who take part, teaching unions have committed to keeping schools open.”
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Present participle for to reduce in extent, duration or quantity
“Perhaps it would be feasible to dock the number of hours the group can work after school.”
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Present participle for to deduct something, such as money, points, etc.
“The judge, with her pen and her clipboard, was able to dock points for the slightest miscalculation.”
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Present participle for to trim or cut off
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“Opinions vary as to where to dock the tail and how long the tail stub should be after docking.”
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Present participle for to penalize someone for a punishable offense
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Present participle for to come to rest after a descent from above
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Present participle for to issue, establish or apply as a charge, fine or penalty
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Present participle for to remove or take away (something) from (someone)
Noun
An instance of coming or bringing something to land, either from the air or from water
Noun
The surgical removal of all or part of an animal's tail
Noun
The action or fact of reducing or restricting something
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Noun
The action of deducting or subtracting something
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