Meaning of “pierhead” in the English Dictionary

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"pierhead" in British English

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pierheadnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈpɪə.hed/ us /ˈpɪr.hed/

the part of a pier that is furthest from the land

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