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freightage

[frey-tij] /ˈfreɪ tɪdʒ/
noun
1.
the transportation of goods.
2.
the price for this.
3.
freight, cargo, or lading.
Origin
1685-1695
1685-95; freight + -age
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British Dictionary definitions for freightage

freightage

/ˈfreɪtɪdʒ/
noun
1.
the commercial conveyance of goods
2.
the goods so transported
3.
the price charged for such conveyance
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Word Origin and History for freightage
n.

1690s, a hybrid word, from freight + -age.

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