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shipyardnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈʃɪpjɑːd/ PRODUCTION, TRANSPORT
a ​place where ​ships are ​built and ​repaired: 600 ​jobs will be ​lost at the Cumbria shipyard that ​builds submarines.
(Definition of shipyard from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “shipyard”
in Arabic حَوض بِناء السفُن…
in Korean 조선소…
in Portuguese estaleiro…
in Catalan drassana…
in Japanese 造船所…
in Chinese (Simplified) 船坞, 造船厂, 修船厂…
in Turkish tersane…
in Russian верфь…
in Chinese (Traditional) 船塢, 造船廠, 修船廠…
in Italian cantiere navale…
in Polish stocznia…
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