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shipment

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English

Etymology

ship + -ment

Pronunciation

  • (US) IPA: /ˈʃɪpmənt/

Noun

Singular
shipment

Plural
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  1. a load of goods that is transported by any method (not just by ship)
    • We're expecting another shipment of oranges tomorrow.
  2. the act of transporting goods
    • Shipment of hazardous waste on this route is strictly prohibited.

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