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dry-dock

[drahy-dok] /ˈdraɪˌdɒk/
verb (used with object)
1.
to place (a ship) in a dry dock.
verb (used without object)
2.
(of a ship) to go into a dry dock.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85
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  • A number are preserved as museum ships, either afloat or in drydock.

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