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
In recent weeks, courts have ruled that ConocoPhillips, an American oil company, could seize Venezuelan shipments at refineries and export terminals in several Dutch Caribbean islands.
Tensions had also risen over U.S. fuel shipments to North Korea, which were a contentious issue in Congress and sometimes delayed.
For example, Halle said, a frigate can receive food shipments periodically from a helicopter.
In the Senate, the drug distributor AmerisourceBergen has waded into a debate about whether expanding the DEA’s authority would help interdict some suspicious drug shipments and ultimately help curb the opioid crisis.
The labor talks are proceeding amid discussions on pay and work schedules, as UPS looks to increase warehouse automation to keep up with surging demand from e-commerce shipments.
Global smartphone new smartphone unit shipments had 0% growth in 2017 versus 2% growth in 2016.
Between January 2016 and February 2017, Ark Pharm Inc. made approximately 28,988 shipments and approximately 23,054 listed Huang as the shipper, according to the federal complaint.
The city's innovation officer, Louis Stewart, said the city took shipment last week of 24 new Chevy Volts with the electronic plates.
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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
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