Definition of the docks
- We went down to the docks to watch the ships come in.
: any of a genus (Rumex) of coarse weedy plants of the buckwheat family having long taproots and sometimes used as potherbs
: any of several usually broad-leaved weedy plants (as of the genus Silphium)
: the solid part of an animal's tail as distinguished from the hair
: the part of an animal's tail left after it has been shortened
: to cut off the end of a body part of
: to cut (part of an animal, such as the ears or a tail) short
: to take away a part of : abridge
: a usually artificial basin or enclosure for the reception of ships that is equipped with means for controlling the water height
: a place (such as a wharf or platform) for the loading or unloading of materials
: to haul or guide into or alongside a dock
: to join (two spacecraft) mechanically while in space
: to come into or alongside a dock
: the place in a criminal court where a prisoner stands or sits during trial
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