dockside

[dok-sahyd]
noun
1.
land or area adjoining a dock: We were at the dockside to greet them.
adjective
2.
pertaining to or located at or near a dockside: dockside warehouses; a dockside fire.

Origin:
1885–90; dock1 + side1

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New equipment, from dockside cranes to the containers themselves, had to be developed.
The lorry would have headed to a port and unloaded its cargo, bolt by bolt, into a dockside warehouse.
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