Examples of shipping in a Sentence
The fruit was ready for shipping.
They protected our shipping from submarines during wartime.
Recent Examples of shipping from the Web
A day earlier, the U.S. sanctioned a Russian firm and its director for their work with a North Korean trading company, along with a second Russian firm and its subsidiary for shipping more $1 million worth of petroleum products to North Korea.
Touzani left his job in shipping and clearance a couple of years ago and in the past 14 months, opened up four pubs in Bab Sharqi.
All told, the state anticipates more than 200,000 tons of shipping on the canal system in 2017, a milestone not reached since 1993, according to state officials.
A sheriff says a woman chained in a shipping container for two months by a serial killer will get the $25,000 reward for helping solve a quadruple slaying after nearly 13 years.
President Donald Trump's spending plan for 2018 includes $77.6 million for operation and maintenance of Great Lakes shipping channels and related infrastructure, including the lock system at Sault Ste.
Crocs is offering 25 percent off sitewide with free shipping on orders of $25 or more.
Trump’s singling out of German carmakers for contributing to the nation’s lopsided trade surplus follows rebukes of Japan’s Toyota Motor Corp. and attacks on America’s own automakers for shipping cars from Mexico.
Mansimov’s company, which controls two-thirds of Black Sea oil shipping, extended the leasing option through 2020 for $1.2 million a year.
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First Known Use of shipping
SHIPPING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of shipping for English Language Learners
: the act or business of sending goods to people, stores, etc.
: a group of ships
SHIPPING Defined for Kids
Definition of shipping for Students
1 : the act or business of a person who ships goods
2 : a group of ships in one place or belonging to one port or country
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