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Definition of Anchorage


  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.
  7. Abode of an anchoret.

Anchorage Translations

anchorage in German is Ankerplatz {m}, Ankergrund {m}
anchorage in Spanish is atracadero, anclaje