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quay

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The day will come when, after harnessing space, the winds, the tides, and gravitation, we shall harness for God the energies of love. And on that day, for the second time in the history of the world, we shall have discovered fire.
Pierre Teilhard De Chardin
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Marine Terminal showing the arrangement of a Quay

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From Old North French cai, from Old French chai (modern French: quai).

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quay

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  1. (nautical) A stone or concrete structure on navigable water used for loading and unloading vessels; a wharf.

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