float'ing dock'

a submersible, floating structure used as a dry dock, having a floor that is submerged, slipped under a floating vessel, and then raised so as to raise the vessel entirely out of the water. Also called float'ing dry' dock".

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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