dock, loading dock(noun)
a platform where trucks or trains can be loaded or unloaded
A loading dock is a recessed bay in a building or facility where trucks are loaded and unloaded. They are commonly found on commercial and industrial buildings, and warehouses in particular. Loading docks may be exterior, flush with the building envelope, or fully enclosed. They are part of a facility's service or utility infrastructure, typically providing direct access to staging areas, storage rooms, and freight elevators.
The numerical value of loading dock in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of loading dock in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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Donald Trump speaks like a guy down at the loading dock.
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