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British pronunciation/dˈɒk/
American pronunciation/ˈdɑk/
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a structure built out into the water so that people can get on and off boats or ships

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an enclosure in a court of law where the defendant sits during the trial

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the solid bony part of the tail of an animal as distinguished from the hair

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a short or shortened tail of certain animals

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landing in a harbor next to a pier where ships are loaded and unloaded or repaired; may have gates to let water in or out

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a platform where trucks or trains can be loaded or unloaded

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any of certain coarse weedy plants with long taproots, sometimes used as table greens or in folk medicine

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to secure a boat or ship to a wharf or pier

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(of a vessel) to enter a harbor and be secured at a wharf or pier

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to surgically remove or cut off a portion of an animal's tail

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to withhold or reduce an employee's pay

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to impose a penalty by withholding or reducing specific entitlements

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With the engines at full throttle, the tugboat heaved the massive tanker away from the dock.
They stopped the boat next to the dock.
As the ropes intertwined, the sailors secured the ship to the dock.
To secure the boat, the captain will chain it to the dock.
Please tie down the boat to the dock to prevent drifting.
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