Definition of slipway in English:

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slipway

Pronunciation: /ˈslipˌwā/

noun

Another term for slip1 (sense 4 of the noun).
Example sentences
  • Other suggestions included a facility for boat repair, a slipway, more car parking in the area and a small boat marina.
  • Extending the pier, providing extra slipways and an off-shore marina acceptable to residents, are all part of ambitious plans submitted for funding.
  • As such, there was no conventional dynamic launch down a slipway.

Words that rhyme with slipway

shipway

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: slip·way

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