dockyard

noun dock·yard \ -ˌyärd \

Definition of dockyard

1 : shipyard
2 British : navy yard

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First Known Use of dockyard

1704


DOCKYARD Defined for English Language Learners

dockyard

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Definition of dockyard for English Language Learners

  • : a place where ships are built and repaired


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