Meaning of “dockland” in the English Dictionary

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"dockland" in British English

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docklandnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈdɒk.lænd/ /ˈdɒk.lənd/ us /ˈdɑːk.lænd/ /ˈdɑːk.lənd/ UK

the area that surrounds the docks in a port:

Hundreds of millions of pounds are needed to redevelop large areas of derelict dockland.

(Definition of “dockland” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dockland" in Business English

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docklandnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈdɒklænd/ us UK PROPERTY

the area that surrounds the docks in a city, or where the docks used to be:

Hundreds of millions of pounds are needed to redevelop large areas of derelict dockland.

(Definition of “dockland” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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