longshoring

[ lawng-shawr-ing, -shohr-, long- ]
/ ˈlɔŋˌʃɔr ɪŋ, -ˌʃoʊr-, ˈlɒŋ- /

noun

the work or occupation of a longshoreman.

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Origin of longshoring

First recorded in 1925–30; longshore(man) + -ing1
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