shipyard ship‧yard [ˈʆɪp-jɑːd ǁ -jɑːrd] noun [countable]
a place where ships are built or repaired:

• a naval shipyard

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shipyard UK US /ˈʃɪpjɑːd/ noun [C] PRODUCTION, TRANSPORT
a place where ships are built and repaired: »

600 jobs will be lost at the Cumbria shipyard that builds submarines.

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • Shipyard — es una ciudad del distrito de Orange Walk, en Belice. En el último censo realizado en 2000, su población era de 2.385 habitantes. A mediados de 2005, la población estimada de la ciudad era de 2.800 habitantes. Fundada en abril de 1958 por… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Shipyard — Ship yard , n. A yard, place, or inclosure where ships are built or repaired. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shipyard — (n.) c.1700, from SHIP (Cf. ship) (n.) + YARD (Cf. yard) (n.1) …   Etymology dictionary

  • shipyard — ► NOUN ▪ a place where ships are built and repaired …   English terms dictionary

  • shipyard — [ship′yärd΄] n. a place where ships are built and repaired …   English World dictionary

  • Shipyard — For the brewery, see Shipyard Brewing Company Small shipyard in Klaksvík (Faroe Islands), repairing fishing vessels …   Wikipedia

  • Shipyard — 17.883333333333 88.616666666667 Koordinaten: 17° 53′ N, 88° 37′ W …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • shipyard — /ship yahrd /, n. a yard or enclosure in which ships are built or repaired. [1690 1700; SHIP + YARD2] * * *       shore establishment for building and repairing ships. The shipbuilding facilities of the ancient and medieval worlds reached a… …   Universalium

  • shipyard — n. a naval shipyard * * * [ ʃɪpjɑːd] a naval shipyard …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Shipyard — Original name in latin Shipyard Name in other language Shipyard State code BZ Continent/City America/Belize longitude 17.88333 latitude 88.61667 altitude 4 Population 3522 Date 2013 05 05 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

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