dry-dockage


dry-dockage
/druy"dok'ij/, n.
1. the act or fact of placing a ship in a dry dock.
2. a charge for repairs in a dry dock: Dry-dockage is the largest item in the ship's maintenance.
[DRY-DOCK + -AGE]

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