Meaning of dry-dockage

dry-dock•age

Pronunciation: (drī'dok"ij), [key]
— n.
  1. the act or fact of placing a ship in a dry dock.
  2. a charge for repairs in a dry dock: Dry-dockage is the largest item in the ship's maintenance.
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