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dockland

noun [C or U]     /ˈdɒk.lænd/ /-lənd/ US  /ˈdɑːk-/ UK
the area that surrounds the docks in a port : Hundreds of millions of pounds are needed to redevelop large areas of derelict dockland.Ports and docks
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