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The meaning of Docks

Docks – definition


An enclosed area of water in a port for the loading, unloading, and repair of ships.

Usage examples:

The boat nosed up to a dock

A device in which a laptop, smartphone, or other mobile device may be placed for charging, providing access to a power supply and to peripheral devices or auxiliary features; a docking station.

Usage examples:

I have a dock next to my bed where my phone gets plugged - i also have another one at my computer d…

(of a ship) come into a dock and tie up at a wharf.

Usage examples:

The ship docked at southampton

Deduct (something, especially an amount of money or a point in a game).

Usage examples:

The agency enforce payments by docking money from the father's salary

Cut short (an animal's tail).

Usage examples:

Their tails were docked

The solid bony or fleshy part of an animal's tail, excluding the hair.

Usage examples:

Jason grabbed the towels and spread them at the dog's tail and dock.

The enclosure in a criminal court where a defendant stands or sits.

Usage examples:

The nine others in the dock face a combination of charges

A coarse weed of temperate regions, with inconspicuous greenish or reddish flowers. the leaves are used to relieve nettle stings.

Usage examples:

This is rarer and is usually caused by weeds such as nettles and docks, late flowering plants and f…

A group of these areas of water in a port and the buildings around them

Usage examples:

The strike has led to the cancellation of some ferry services and left hundreds of passengers stran…

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Docks, Hafen

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Доки, Доковый

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Word origin

Old English docce, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch dialect dokke .

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