bulk shipment

/bʌlk 'ʃɪpmənt/ noun
a shipment of large quantities of goods

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  • bulk shipment — ➔ shipment * * * bulk shipment UK US noun [C or U] TRANSPORT ► a large quantity of goods sent together from one place to another, or the process of sending these goods: »Completely removing traces of biotech grain from bulk shipments may not be… …   Financial and business terms

  • shipment — ship‧ment [ˈʆɪpmənt] noun TRANSPORT 1. [countable] a load of goods sent by sea, road, train, or air: shipment of • A shipment of 1700 cars left for Italy. • The railroad company s coal shipments rose 15%. 2 …   Financial and business terms

  • bulk — 1 / bəlk/ n: a large mass in bulk 1: not divided into parts or packaged in separate units 2: in large quantities bulk 2 adj 1: being in bulk bulk shipment of wheat …   Law dictionary

  • bulk — [bʌlk] noun 1. the bulk of something the main or largest part of something: • The change in the tax system will affect the bulk of the population. • The bulk of the meetings would be held in Washington. 2. COMMERCE if you buy, sell, or make… …   Financial and business terms

  • shipment — noun 1 quantity of goods sent from one place to another ADJECTIVE ▪ aid, arms, drug, food, fuel, oil, weapons, etc. ▪ cargo (esp. AmE …   Collocations dictionary

  • Bulk tank — In dairy farming a bulk milk cooling tank is a large storage tank for cooling and holding milk at a cold temperature until it can be picked up by a milk hauler. The bulk milk cooling tank is an important piece of dairy farm equipment. It is… …   Wikipedia

  • bulk fish — split and salted cod, either undried or dried and stacked for shipment …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Breaking bulk (law) — In law, the term breaking bulk means taking anything out of a package or parcel or in any way destroying its entirety. It was thus important in connection with the subject of bailment, involving as it did the curious distinction that where a… …   Wikipedia

  • in bulk — fish piled in layers for curing, storage or shipment …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • break-of-bulk — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun : the act of unloading, transferring, or distributing part or all of a shipment …   Useful english dictionary

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