longshoring

noun
long·​shor·​ing | \ ˈlȯŋ-ˌshȯr-iŋ How to pronounce longshoring (audio) , ˌlȯŋ-ˈshȯr- \

Definition of longshoring

: the act or occupation of working as a longshoreman

First Known Use of longshoring

1926, in the meaning defined above

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“Longshoring.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/longshoring. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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