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Anchorage

An´chor`age
n.1.The act of anchoring, or the condition of lying at anchor.
2.A place suitable for anchoring or where ships anchor; a hold for an anchor.
3.The set of anchors belonging to a ship.
4.Something which holds like an anchor; a hold; as, the anchorages of the Brooklyn Bridge.
5.Something on which one may depend for security; ground of trust.
6.A toll for anchoring; anchorage duties.
1.Abode of an anchoret.
Noun1.anchorage - a fee for anchoring
2.Anchorage - a city in south central Alaska; "Anchorage is the largest city in Alaska"
3.anchorage - place for vessels to anchor
4.anchorage - the act of anchoring

ANCHORAGE, merc. law. A toll paid for every anchor cast from a ship into a river, and sometimes a toll bearing this name is paid, although there be no anchor cast. This toll is said to be incident to almost every port. 1 Wm. Bl. 413; 2 Chit. Com. Law, 16.

admission, admission fee, anchor, anchorage ground, basin, berth, bourn, breakwater, brokerage, bulkhead, carfare, cellarage, charge, charges, chuck, colonization, cover charge, demand, destination, dock, dockage, dockyard, dry dock, dues, embankment, entrance fee, establishment, exaction, exactment, fare, fee, fixation, foundation, goal, groin, harbor, harborage, haven, hire, hook, inauguration, initiation, installation, installment, investiture, jetty, jutty, landing, landing place, landing stage, last stop, license fee, lodgment, marina, mole, mooring, mooring buoy, moorings, mudhook, peopling, pier, pilotage, plantation, population, port, portage, protected anchorage, quay, riding, road, roads, roadstead, salvage, scot, scot and lot, seaport, seawall, settlement, settling, shipyard, shot, slip, stop, stopping place, storage, terminal, terminal point, terminus, toll, towage, wharf, wharfage
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