Meaning of “embark” in the English Dictionary

"embark" in British English

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embarkverb [ I ]

uk /ɪmˈbɑːk/ us /ɪmˈbɑːrk/ formal
embarkation
noun [ C or U ] uk /ˌem.bɑːˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌem.bɑːrˈkeɪ.ʃən/

You'll be asked for those documents on embarkation.

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

"embark" in American English

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embarkverb [ I ]

us /ɪmˈbɑrk/

to go on to a ship or an aircraft:

We embarked at Miami for our Caribbean cruise.

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"embark" in Business English

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embarkverb

uk /ɪmˈbɑːk/ us

[ I ] to go onto a ship, aircraft, or train:

The flight crew embarked and the plane took off.

[ T ] to put goods or passengers onto a ship, aircraft, or train:

The ship had an electrical hoist which allowed cars to be embarked and disembarked in all tidal conditions.
embarkation

The records show each passenger's name, place of origin, and port of embarkation.

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