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dockland

[dok-land] /ˈdɒkˌlænd/
noun, Chiefly British
1.
the land or area surrounding a commercial port.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; dock1 + land
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dockland

/ˈdɒkˌlænd/
noun
1.
the area around the docks
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