quayside

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quay +‎ side

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quayside (plural quaysides)

  1. (also attributive) An area alongside a quay.
    • 1959 February, G. Freeman Allen, “Southampton—Gateway to the Ocean”, in Trains Illustrated, page 89:
      The boat trains are run straight into the quayside shed alongside the ship, where immigration and customs formalities are carried out under cover.

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