wharf shed


noun

See under transit shed.

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Origin of wharf shed

First recorded in 1950–55

Definition for wharf shed (2 of 2)

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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