tonnage

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French tonnage

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Noun[edit]

tonnage (countable and uncountable, plural tonnages)

  1. The number of tons of water that a floating ship displaces.
  2. The capacity of a ship's hold etc in units of 100 cubic feet.
  3. The number of tons of bombs dropped in a particular region over a particular period of time.
  4. A charge made on each ton of cargo when landed etc.
  5. The total shipping of a fleet or nation.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle French tonnage. Later influenced by English tonnage.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌtɔˈnaː.ʒə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ton‧na‧ge
  • Rhymes: -aːʒə

Noun[edit]

tonnage f (uncountable)

  1. tonnage (water displacement of a ship measured in tons)
  2. tonnage (cargo capacity of a ship's hold)

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

tonnage m (plural tonnages)

  1. tonnage

Descendants[edit]

  • Danish: tonnage
  • German: Tonnage
  • Swedish: tonnage

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