dry-dock

[drahy-dok]
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:
1880–85

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dry-dock

verb
maneuver (a ship) into a drydock 
drydock

noun
1. a large dock from which water can be pumped out; used for building ships or for repairing a ship below its waterline [syn: dry dock

verb
1. maneuver (a ship) into a drydock [syn: dry-dock
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A number are preserved as museum ships, either afloat or in drydock.
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