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berth

Nautical
1. a place assigned to a ship at a mooring
2. sufficient distance from the shore or from other ships or objects for a ship to manoeuvre
3. accommodation on a ship
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When fully developed, Berths 25, 26 and 27 will offer a continuous 600m berthing line and 50 hectares of yard area.
Alan Gabales, a checker of Cokaliong Shipping Lines, said he noticed that the vessel turned off its engine a few meters before it could dock at its berthing space.
Dubai: Dubai's dearth of berthing spots could hurt its ability to attract large vessels, prompting some in the boating industry to call for higher investment in marina infrastructure.
Earlier it had directed major ports to provide priority berthing to coastal vessels to reduce waiting time of such vessels.