shipyard

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noun ship·yard \-ˌyärd\

Definition of shipyard

  1. :  a yard, place, or enclosure where ships are built or repaired

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First Known Use of shipyard

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SHIPYARD Defined for English Language Learners

shipyard

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Definition of shipyard for English Language Learners

  • : a place where ships are built or repaired


SHIPYARD Defined for Kids

shipyard

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noun ship·yard \ˈship-ˌyärd\

Definition of shipyard for Students

  1. :  a place where ships are built or repaired



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