the loading, unloading, and movement of goods, as within a factory or warehouse, especially by the aid of mechanical devices.
How Does The English Language Handle Gender Identity?Transgender issues are nothing new, but many of the words surrounding how we talk about gender identity are relatively young ... at least by dictionary standards.
The Word Stories Behind The 12 Days Of Christmas GiftsThe likelihood of finding a partridge in a pear tree is slim, and not just because partridges aren't big fruit eaters ...
- materials science,
- maternal dystocia,
- maternal placenta
Origin of materials handling
First recorded in 1920–25
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019