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roadstead

[rohd-sted] /ˈroʊdˌstɛd/
noun, Nautical
1.
road (def 4).
Origin
1325-1375
1325-75; Middle English radestede. See road, stead
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  • As the squadron entered the roadstead salute- were exchanged.
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roadstead

/ˈrəʊdˌstɛd/
noun
1.
(nautical) another word for road (sense 5)
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