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mooring

noun     /ˈmɔː.rɪŋ/ /ˈmʊə-/ US  /ˈmʊr.ɪŋ/
[C] a place to tie a boat : We rented a mooring.Parts of watercourses moorings [plural] the ropes or chains that keep a boat from moving away from a particular place Parts of watercourses
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