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.
Origin of materials handling
First recorded in 1920–25
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