careenage

noun

ca·​reen·​age
-ij
plural -s
1
: the expense of careening
2
or less commonly carenage
kəˈrēnij
: a harbor suitable for careening

Word History

Etymology

French carénage, from caréner to careen (from carène keel) + -age

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“Careenage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/careenage. Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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