piershed

[ peer-shed ]
/ ˈpɪərˌʃɛd /

noun

See under transit shed.

Nearby words

  1. pierrette,
  2. pierrot,
  3. pierrot lunaire,
  4. piers,
  5. piers plowman,
  6. pies,
  7. piesporter,
  8. piet,
  9. piet-my-vrou,
  10. pieta

Origin of piershed


transit shed

noun

a building located on or near a pier (piershed) or wharf (wharf shed) used for short-term storage of cargo in transit.
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