- 1The action of mooring a ship: as soon as the berthing was complete, they went ashoreMore example sentences
- Entertainers from all over the world will take part in the city-wide entertainment that will accompany the berthing of the ships in the city - all in the original berths taken by tall ships decades ago.
- The wall will provide for the berthing and clearance operations of container ships with lengths of up to 350 m.
- The berthing was completed and it is not known how badly the tug and float were damaged.
- 2Mooring position; accommodation in berths: there were more than 12 miles of berthingMore example sentences
- The division is now operating on the 800-acre marine terminal at Jacksonville, which has a mile of continuous berthing and is one of the largest terminals on the east coast.
- For ordinary boaters who just enjoyed a quiet cruise, moorage space at other marinas and clubs was not available for some years into the future, including dry berthing.
- ‘We need a spacious place for passenger vessels to dock instead of the current crowded berthing place, which also plays host to a fish auction,’ he said.
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