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dockland

[ dok-land ]
/ ˈdɒkˌlænd /
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noun Chiefly British.

the land or area surrounding a commercial port.

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Origin of dockland

First recorded in 1900–05; dock1 + land
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British Dictionary definitions for dockland

dockland
/ (ˈdɒkˌlænd) /

noun

the area around the docks
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