dock worker

dockworker

[dok-wur-ker]
noun
a person employed on the docks of a port, as in loading and unloading vessels.

Origin:
1920–25; dock1 + worker

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dock worker

noun
a laborer who loads and unloads vessels in a port [syn: stevedore
dockworker

noun
a laborer who loads and unloads vessels in a port [syn: stevedore
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