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Meaning of SHIPMENT

Pronunciation:  'shipmunt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of sending off something
  2. [n]  goods carried by a large vehicle
 

SHIPMENT is a 8 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: cargo, consignment, despatch, dispatch, freight, lading, load, loading, payload
 
 See Also: departure, going, going away, leaving, merchandise, product, reshipment, wares

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ship"ment\, n.
1. The act or process of shipping; as, he was engaged in the
   shipment of coal for London; an active shipment of wheat
   from the West.

2. That which is shipped.

         The question is, whether the share of M. in the
         shipment is exempted from condemnation by reason of
         his neutral domicle.                  --Story.

 

 

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