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English definition of “carriage”

carriage

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈkærɪdʒ/ TRANSPORT
UK the act or process of transporting goods: If the carrier agrees to accept dangerous goods for carriage, such goods must be accompanied by a full declaration of their nature and contents. It is essential that customers are aware of any conditions of carriage.
the cost of transporting goods: The carriage for non-perishable items is £3.95. You can buy a whole side of salmon for €30, including carriage.
(Definition of carriage from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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