/ˈkilɪdʒ/ (say 'keelij)

noun History
dues paid by a vessel to a port owner for occupying a berth or anchorage.
{keel1 + -age}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Keelage — Keel age, n. [Cf. F. guillage, fr. guille keel; of German or Scand origin. See 3d {Keel}.] The right of demanding a duty or toll for a ship entering a port; also, the duty or toll. Bouvier. Wharton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • keelage — /kee lij/, n. a toll on a merchant ship entering a port. [1670 80; KEEL1 + AGE] * * * …   Universalium

  • keelage — keel·age || kɪːlɪdÊ’ n. fee imposed upon merchant ships when entering a port …   English contemporary dictionary

  • keelage — A fee paid by the owners of a ship for being permitted to dock in certain ports and harbours …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • keelage — keel·age …   English syllables

  • keelage — /kiylaj/ The right to demand money for the privilege of anchoring a vessel in a harbor; also the money so paid …   Black's law dictionary

  • keelage — A duty or toll charged for permitting a ship to enter and anchor in a port or harbor …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • keelage — ˈkēlij noun ( s) Etymology: keel (III) + age : a toll for a ship entering and anchoring or mooring in a port especially in Great Britain …   Useful english dictionary

  • КИЛЕВОЙ СБОР, ПОРТОВАЯ ПОШЛИНА — (keelage) Сумма, уплачиваемая судовладельцами за возможность войти в док в некоторых портах и гаванях. Бизнес. Толковый словарь. М.: ИНФРА М , Издательство Весь Мир . Грэхэм Бетс, Барри Брайндли, С. Уильямс и др. Общая редакция: д.э.н. Осадчая… …   Словарь бизнес-терминов

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