cranage

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English cranage, from crane +‎ -age

NounEdit

cranage (countable and uncountable, plural cranages)

  1. The use of a crane to hoist goods.
    • 2020 November 18, Industry Insider, “Improving rail connectivity”, in Rail, page 68:
      On the short sea route there was continued demand for non-containerised traffic, and a trans-shipment depot was established by an independent haulier at Stranraer in 1979, with overhead cranage to handle steel products from Teesside that justified running a daily Speedlink service from north east England.
  2. Fees paid for use of the crane.

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Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From crane +‎ -age.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkraːnaːdʒ(ə)/

NounEdit

cranage (uncountable)

  1. (rare) cranage; the money resulting from it.

DescendantsEdit

  • English: cranage

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