Examples of dry dock in a Sentence
The dry dock is full.
The ship is in dry dock.
Recent Examples of dry dock from the Web
This was the first Independence Day turnaround for the historic vessel since 2014, due to the ship’s lengthy restoration in dry dock, said David Wedemeyer, communications manager for the USS Constitution Museum.
The crew often spent 10 or more hours a day on a Staten Island dry dock, wearing respirators, hard hats and gloves, while hand-painting the delicate fluid details.
The ship underwent refurbishment in 2014 with dry dock improvements to infrastructure in October, the company said.
Our ship had been moved into dry dock so seven of us fellows who had been on liberty jumped a cab and went to the Navy yard.
The feature was installed on the top decks of the ship during a dry dock for the 3,858-passenger ship that will spend the summer based in Southampton, England before returning to Fort Lauderdale in November.
Panama Canal Sun Facebook group Lieberman's March 16 to March 31 voyage on the 1,936-passenger ship through the Panama Canal was the vessel's last before entering a dry dock period for extensive renovations.
The Sun is expected to come out of dry dock on Thursday.
One by one, the huge modules will be lifted into a nearby dry dock, where the skeleton of a recognizable container ship nearly three football fields long is materializing.
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DRY-DOCK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dry dock for English Language Learners
: a dock that can be kept dry and that is used for building or repairing boats or ships
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