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longshoring

[lawng-shawr-ing, -shohr-, long-] /ˈlɔŋˌʃɔr ɪŋ, -ˌʃoʊr-, ˈlɒŋ-/
noun
1.
the work or occupation of a longshoreman.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; longshore(man) + -ing1
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Examples from the web for longshoring
  • Powered industrial trucks are addressed in specific standards for the general industry, marine terminals, and longshoring.
  • Fall protection is addressed in specific standards for the general industry, shipyard employment, and longshoring industry.
  • The longshoring regulations do not require safety latches on hooks for ship's gear.

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