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dock in Water topic

dockdock2 verb  1 ships [intransitive, transitive]TTW if a ship docks, or if the captain docks it, it sails into a dock so that it can unloaddock at/in We docked at Rangoon the next morning.2 dock somebody’s wages/pay/salary3 computers [transitive] to connect two computers using an electrical wiredock something to/into/with something Users can dock a laptop to their desktop setup.4 spacecraft [intransitive + with]TTS if two spacecraft dock, they join together in space5 animals [transitive]MHHBA to cut an animal’s tail short→ See Verb table
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dockA trained work elephant then moved up on either side, rather like tugs docking a ship.The boat docked at Ancora, where Scottie was accepted and allowed to land.When the ship docked at Southampton its cargo was immediately inspected.Patients could watch trains load and unload cargo from the ships docked at the waterfront.The ship docked in Honolulu on November 1.We finally docked in Portland, Maine, happy to be on dry land again.The transfer began immediately after Atlantis docked late Saturday.When the right neurotransmitter docks with the appropriate receptor, the physical structure of the receptor molecule changes.The repair ship docked with the space station Mir last night.dock at/inChaucer worked in the first Customs House, and Pepys saw the building of the first wet dock at Blackwall.The two brothers parted at the docks in Lothern.Very comfortable boat, available for inspection at our docks in Miami.The project includes a railway line, a new town and a 12,000 tonnes per year coal dock at Prince Rupert.Al Tingley is one fisherman who puts up his boat for the winter and works the fuel dock in the cold months.Patients could watch trains load and unload cargo from the ships docked at the waterfront.