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docking

verb (1)
present participle of dock

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(Entry 1 of 2)

2 to make (something) shorter or smaller with the use of a cutting instrument
  • the boxer's tail was docked soon after birth

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docking

verb (2)
present participle of dock

Synonyms & Antonyms of docking (Entry 2 of 2)

to stop at or near a place along the shore
  • the cruise ship docked at the first port of call early the next morning

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“Docking.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/docking. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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