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an enclosure in a court of law where the defendant sits during the trial

a platform built out from the shore into the water and supported by piles

a platform where trucks or trains can be loaded or unloaded

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landing in a harbor next to a pier where ships are loaded and unloaded or repaired

the solid bony part of the tail of an animal as distinguished from the hair

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a short or shortened tail of certain animals

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deprive someone of benefits, as a penalty

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deduct from someone's wages

remove or shorten the tail of an animal

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References in classic literature ?
They crossed the cobbled street and made their way to the dock.
he remarked, as they made their way across the dock.
Let himself be knocked down by a pair horse van while crossing the road outside the dock gate, as if he had neither eyes nor ears.
Then one day, as he was wending his weary way to the docks, he met a friend and former shipmate a little older than himself outside the Fenchurch Street Railway Station.
Dawkins, who, shuffling into the office with the big coat sleeves tucked up as usual, his left hand in his pocket, and his hat in his right hand, preceded the jailer, with a rolling gait altogether indescribable, and, taking his place in the dock, requested in an audible voice to know what he was placed in that 'ere disgraceful sitivation for.
A doleful voice arose hail- ing somewhere in the middle of the dock, 'Judea ahoy
They had been floating about the dock in that mizzly cold rain for nearly an hour.
A hulk came along- side, took our cargo, and then we went into dry dock to get our copper stripped.
said Double, tasting it as if he were in the Docks, with hours to spare.
21, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Mobox Marine, a company that sells top-quality dock boxes, trash receptacles and other related products, has just expanded its selection of dock boxes.
Work began to redevelop the city's famous waterfront area on September 17, 1982, when The Albert Dock Company Ltd and the Merseyside Development Corporation began to restore the site to its former glory, breathing new life into a rundown area.
According to the company, the underwater dock lighting kits are ideal for those looking to light up their dock so their dock is easier to find in the dark when coming in from the water or just for hanging out at the end of the dock enjoying an evening by the water.
Fortunately, warehouse managers can significantly address these problems with the right system of dock seals and shelters --improving facility safety and security while saving thousands of dollars per year in wasted heating/cooling cost expenditures.
With the new design, both sides of the dock will be available.
Starting from outside the temperature controlled loading dock and moving our way in, let's take a look at some technologies and specialized dock equipment available to address these concerns and ensure that your operation remains highly productive, compliant and sustainable.