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shipyard

[ship-yahrd] /ˈʃɪpˌyɑrd/
noun
1.
a yard or enclosure in which ships are built or repaired.
Origin of shipyard
1690-1700
1690-1700; ship1 + yard2
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shipyard

/ˈʃɪpˌjɑːd/
noun
1.
a place or facility for the building, maintenance, and repair of ships
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n.

c.1700, from ship (n.) + yard (n.1).

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