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wharf

noun [C]  us   /hwɔrf, wɔrf/ (plural wharves  /hwɔrvz, wɔrvz/ or wharfs)
a raised, level structure built beside the edge of the sea or a river, where ships can be tied and goods unloaded
Translations of “wharf”
in Arabic رَصيف الميناء…
in Korean 부두…
in Malaysian dermaga…
in French quai…
in Turkish iskele, rıhtım…
in Italian banchina, molo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 碼頭, 停泊處…
in Russian верфь, причал…
in Polish nabrzeże…
in Vietnamese cầu tầu…
in Spanish muelle…
in Portuguese cais, píer…
in Thai ท่าเรือ…
in German der Kai…
in Catalan moll…
in Japanese 波止場…
in Indonesian dermaga…
in Chinese (Simplified) 码头, 停泊处…
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