freightage

[frey-tij]
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Origin of freightage

First recorded in 1685–95; freight + -age
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freightage

noun
  1. the commercial conveyance of goods
  2. the goods so transported
  3. the price charged for such conveyance
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Word Origin and History for freightage
n.

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

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