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dry dock

noun [C]
 
 
TRANSPORT an area from which the water can be removed in order for ships to be built or repaired: In the dry dock, a crane lifts massive steel sections for final assembly of a gigantic oil tanker.
Translations of “dry dock”
in Chinese (Traditional) 乾船塢…
in Chinese (Simplified) 干船坞…
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