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noun shipment pronunciation in British English /ˈʃɪpmənt/
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  1. 1
    [countable] an amount of goods carried on a ship, plane, train, or truck
    shipment of:

    The spider was found in a shipment of bananas.

  2. 2
    [uncountable] the process of taking goods from one place to another

    Some of the equipment was lost during shipment.

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