shipment

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noun ship·ment \-mənt\

Definition of shipment

  1. 1 :  the act or process of shipping

  2. 2 :  the goods shipped

Examples of shipment in a sentence

  1. We sent out another shipment of books.

  2. My order was delivered in two shipments.

  3. This box is ready for shipment.

1799

First Known Use of shipment

1799


SHIPMENT Defined for English Language Learners

shipment

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noun ship·ment \-mənt\

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

shipment

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noun ship·ment \ˈship-mənt\

Definition of shipment for Students

  1. 1 :  the act of shipping <The order is ready for shipment.>

  2. 2 :  a package or goods shipped


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