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quayage

[kee-ij, key-, kwa-]
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noun
  1. quays collectively.
  2. space appropriated to quays.
  3. a charge for the use of a quay or quays.

Origin of quayage

1750–60; < French, equivalent to quay quay + -age -age
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quayage

noun
  1. a system of quays
  2. a charge for the use of a quay
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