docker docker  /ˈdɑ kər/


  • (n) a laborer who loads and unloads vessels in a port


  1. This time the dockers, hard pressed by the introduction of containerized cargo and other improvements, were fighting for jobs.
  2. The dockers also rejected recommendations for government job guarantees and substantial increases in retirement pay.
  3. In New Zealand, dockers have been on strike for three weeks.


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incipient incipient
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