disembarkation disembarkation  /dɪs ˌɛm bɑr ˈkeɪ ʃən/


  • (n) the act of passengers and crew getting off of a ship or aircraft



  1. The disembarkation point comes 104 km down the line.
  2. Clinton reflected on slavery today in his farewell-to-Africa speech at Goree Island, the disembarkation point for millions of African slaves sent to the Americas.
  3. In the bustle of disembarkation the soldiers missed more meals: one large group went foodless for 15 hours.
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/ˈtæn dʒə bəl /