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
The kitchen is built into four shipping containers, and the chef, Kerry Heffernan, a seafood expert, will have oysters playing a major role.
Shipping & Receiving, 201 S. Calhoun St., Fort Worth. $20, $100 reserved seating for two, $200 reserved seating for four.
The Glamspin goes for $9.99 (with free shipping in the U.S.), which is only a few dollars more than the original calming toy (therefore, a bargain).
Vicky Popat, CFO of PlantOGram, spent eight months of both her pregnancies moving around three to seven gallon containers and building shipping boxes.
Finally, the sanctions target Russia’s mining, metal, shipping, and railway sectors, parts of its energy sector, and individuals who have conducted business with its intelligence or defense sectors.
The legislation also allows new penalties on key elements of the Russia economy, including mining, metals, shipping and railways.
Those strips dry out for a day or two, then are put into kilns, essentially dehydrators the size of shipping containers.
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.
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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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