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dunnage

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noun dun·nage \ˈdə-nij\

Definition of dunnage

  1. 1 :  loose materials used to support and protect cargo in a ship's hold; also :  padding in a shipping container

  2. 2 :  baggage



Origin and Etymology of dunnage

origin unknown


First Known Use: 15th century

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