What does shipment mean?

Definitions for shipment
ˈʃɪp məntship·ment

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word shipment.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cargo, lading, freight, load, loading, payload, shipment, consignment(noun)

    goods carried by a large vehicle

  2. dispatch, despatch, shipment(noun)

    the act of sending off something


  1. shipment(Noun)

    a load of goods that is transported by any method (not just by ship)

  2. shipment(Noun)

    the act of transporting goods

  3. Origin: ship + -ment

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shipment(noun)

    the act or process of shipping; as, he was engaged in the shipment of coal for London; an active shipment of wheat from the West

  2. Shipment(noun)

    that which is shipped

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. shipment

    The act of shipping goods, or any other thing, on board a ship or vessel.

How to pronounce shipment?

  1. Alex
    US English

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  1. shipment


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shipment in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shipment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of shipment in a Sentence

  1. Newmont Chief Executive Gary Goldberg:

    In the meantime we continue to operate at full capacity. The last export shipment was earlier today.

  2. Harrison Wang:

    Now we're taking lots of pre orders for our upcoming shipment. We're getting close to the 1,000 mark.

  3. Ibrahim Dabbashi:

    The ship has to be forced to unload the shipment in one of the Libyan oil facilities and face legal charges.

  4. Robert Leduc:

    I will get every engine serial number and will see the parts that are committed and if it supports the engine shipment date.

  5. The Delta statement:

    Effective immediately, Delta will officially ban shipment of all lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros and buffalo trophies worldwide as freight.

Images & Illustrations of shipment

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