Examples of shipment in a Sentence
We sent out another shipment of books.
My order was delivered in two shipments.
This box is ready for shipment.
Recent Examples of shipment from the Web
Shipments of LNG to Egypt have continued during the crisis, as have supplies of gas via pipeline to the U.A.E. and Oman.
Two shipments were brokered by a South African gunrunner, Willem Ehlers, who got payments of $592,784 and $734,099 respectively.
South Korea is one of the world’s top destinations for LNG shipments and with the election of a new president who pledged to transition his country away from nuclear power, South Korea is expected to increase its reliance on natural gas imports.
Israel also is believed to have carried out airstrikes on suspected weapons shipments to its archenemy Hezbollah, whose fighters are in Syria backing government forces.
Every location receives shipments of the signature flour mixture, which is put in a mixer along with water and yeast.
Last year, overseas shipments of cocoa beans and products were valued at a record $1.3 billion (5.74 billion ringgit).
Bridle and Loos, who investigators alleged illegally cultivated marijuana for sale out of state, also served as middlemen in the shipments and payments, the indictment claimed.
Miguel Horacio Gómez Achicue, identified in Colombian news reports as a judge in Cali, was arraigned in Miami federal court last week and pleaded not guilty in a case involving the shipment of parts for AR-15 rifles.
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First Known Use of shipment
SHIPMENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of shipment for English Language Learners
: a load of goods that are being sent to a customer, store, etc.
: the act of sending something to a customer, store, etc.
SHIPMENT Defined for Kids
Definition of shipment for Students
1 : the act of shipping The order is ready for shipment.
2 : a package or goods shipped
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