See more synonyms for transship on Thesaurus.com verb (used with object), trans·shipped, trans·ship·ping.
- to transfer from one ship, truck, freight car, or other conveyance to another.
verb (used without object), trans·shipped, trans·ship·ping.Related formstrans·ship·ment, noun
- to change from one ship or other conveyance to another.
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Examples from the Web for transshipping
They went to the agent's office, and after transshipping their cargo set out one morning for Don Luis' finca.
Jolo, however, remained an important port and a transshipping station to Mindanao until a late date.
British Dictionary definitions for transshipping
verb -ships, -shipping or -shippedDerived Formstransshipment or transhipment, noun
- to transfer or be transferred from one vessel or vehicle to another
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