haulage

[haw-lij]
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Origin of haulage

First recorded in 1820–30; haul + -age
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haulage

noun
  1. the act or labour of hauling
  2. a rate or charge levied for the transportation of goods, esp by rail
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Word Origin and History for haulage
n.

1826, from haul + -age.

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