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haulage

[haw-lij] /ˈhɔ lɪdʒ/
noun
1.
the act or labor of hauling.
2.
the amount of force expended in hauling.
3.
a charge made, especially by a railroad, for hauling equipment, commodities, etc.
Origin of haulage
1820-1830
1820-30; haul + -age
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British Dictionary definitions for haulage

haulage

/ˈhɔːlɪdʒ/
noun
1.
the act or labour of hauling
2.
a rate or charge levied for the transportation of goods, esp by rail
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Word Origin and History for haulage
n.

1826, from haul + -age.

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