Etymology
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shipment (n.)

1802, "act of shipping, putting of goods on board for transport;" 1861, "that which is shipped, a quantity of goods delivered at one time by conveyance;" see ship (v.) + -ment.

updated on September 10, 2022

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Definitions of shipment from WordNet

shipment (n.)
goods carried by a large vehicle;
shipment (n.)
the act of sending off something;
Synonyms: dispatch / despatch
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