What is another word for shipyard?

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[ ʃˈɪpjɑːd], [ ʃˈɪpjɑːd], [ ʃ_ˈɪ_p_j_ɑː_d]

How to use "Shipyard" in context?

Shipyards are a type of industrial facility used for constructing, repairing, or maintaining ships and boats. There are two main types of shipyards: dry dock and slipway.

Slipways are used when it is easy to move the ships from the dry dock to the sea. Dry docks are used when it is difficult to move the ships.

The three main types of ships are cargo ships, cruise ships, and military ships. Cargo ships are used for transport of goods. Cruise ships are used for tourism. Military ships are used for defense.

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    • Proper noun, singular
      dockyard, werft.

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