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shipway

[ship-wey] /ˈʃɪpˌweɪ/
noun
1.
the structure that supports a ship being built.
2.
Origin of shipway
1825-1835
First recorded in 1825-35; ship1 + way1
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shipway

/ˈʃɪpˌweɪ/
noun
1.
the structure on which a vessel is built, then launched
2.
a canal used by ships
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