the transportation of goods.
the price for this.
freight, cargo, or lading.

Origin of freightage

First recorded in 1685–95; freight + -age Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for freightage



the commercial conveyance of goods
the goods so transported
the price charged for such conveyance
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Word Origin and History for freightage

1690s, a hybrid word, from freight + -age.

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