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wharfage

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noun wharf·age \ˈhwȯr-fij, ˈwȯr-\

Definition of wharfage

  1. 1 a :  the provision or the use of a wharf b :  the handling or stowing of goods on a wharf

  2. 2 :  the charge for the use of a wharf

  3. 3 :  the wharf accommodations of a place :  wharves



14th Century

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14th century


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