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
The threat to shipments of corn and soybeans, the top U.S. crops, comes from Harvey’s potential impact in Louisiana and the Gulf of Mexico.
The air shipment of live animals is subject to a vast array of rules and regulations.
Between Nov. 4 and Dec. 18, 2009, the recycling company received 38 shipments of 1,888 pallets of counterfeit goods, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said.
Although the oil shipments have dropped significantly in recent months, Maduro remains committed to a level of supply that has kept the Cuban economy from total collapse.
The Walmart Supercenter in Lee’s Summit and the Party City store at Barrywoods Crossing: both out, and expecting no more shipments.
Then, at 11:04 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2011, Lewis’ fears came to life in a cavernous room at the lab where workers were readying some plates the size of Hershey’s chocolate bars for shipment to other federal sites and to researchers.
The move may appear strange on its surface, knowing that direct shipments of wine are generally prohibited in the state, and Alabama’s restaurant scene is hardly a match for the Big Apple.
A final shipment, claiming to be from Israel, was later shipped to a Hobby Lobby address in 2011, writes Derek Hawkins of the Washington Post.
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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
- The order is ready for shipment.
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