longshoring

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noun long·shor·ing \ˈlȯŋ-ˌshȯr-iŋ, ˌlȯŋ-ˈshȯr-\

Definition of longshoring

  1. :  the act or occupation of working as a longshoreman

1926

First Known Use of longshoring

1926

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