A slope on which a ship is built and down which it slides to be launched.
More example sentences
- Around 8,000 people had travelled to the shipway on the Southside of Glasgow for the original planned launch of the ship on Friday April 8.
- The web of pathways, highways, shipways and skyways has been growing ever since.
- Just prior to World War I, the company started constructing four additional open shipways and affiliated shops to the south of the original facilities.
Definition of shipway in:
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