transship

verb trans·ship \ tran(sh)-ˈship , tran(t)s- \
variants: or less commonly
Updated on: 31 Dec 2017

Definition of transship

transitive verb
: to transfer for further transportation from one ship or conveyance to another
intransitive verb
: to change from one ship or conveyance to another

transshipment

or less commonly transhipment play \-mənt\ noun

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1792


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