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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdockworkerdock‧work‧er /ˈdɒkˌwɜːkə $ ˈdɑːkˌwɜːrkər/ noun [countable]  someone whose job is loading and unloading ships
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dockworkerNearby a dockworker snatches a moment's rest.The civilians and dockworkers were staring at me, the Commandos coming ashore don't seem to notice my piping.When he got up, he was surrounded by dockworkers.These measures put many of the dockworkers out of work.Two of the dockworkers refused to give their names, so he had them handcuffed and sent along with the blacks.
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