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dry docknoun [C]

uk   /ˌdraɪ ˈdɒk/ us   /ˌdraɪ ˈdɑːk/
an area of water that can be emptied and used for repairing ships
(Definition of dry dock from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dry docknoun [C]

uk   us  
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.
(Definition of dry dock from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dry dock”
in Chinese (Simplified) 干船坞…
in Chinese (Traditional) 乾船塢…
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