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stevedorenoun [C]

uk   /ˈstiː.və.dɔːr/  us   /ˈstiː.və.dɔːr/
a docker
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stevedorenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈstiːvədɔːr/ US TRANSPORT
→  dockworker

stevedoreverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˈstiːvədɔːr/ US TRANSPORT
to ​workmovinggoods on and off ​ships: He has been stevedoring for 25 ​years.
(Definition of stevedore from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stevedore”
in Spanish estibador…
in Vietnamese công nhân bốc vác…
in Malaysian kuli perlabuhan…
in Thai กรรมกรที่ขนของขึ้นลงเรือใหญ่…
in French débardeur/-euse…
in German der Stauer…
in Chinese (Simplified) 码头装卸工…
in Indonesian kuli pelabuhan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 碼頭裝卸工…
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