dockboard

noun

Definition of dockboard

: a movable often metal plate for bridging the gap between a motor truck or freight car and a loading platform

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dock entry 4 + board

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“Dockboard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dockboard. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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