graving dock definition

  • noun:
    • A dry dock where hulls of vessels tend to be fixed and maintained.
    • a dock for keeping a ship for graving or washing the base, etc.
    • See under Dock.
    • view dock.
    • a large dock from which water-can be moved away; utilized for building vessels or even for fixing a ship below its waterline

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