Anchorage

Definition of 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.

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