lighterage definition by Webster's New World
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- the loading or unloading of a ship, or transportation of goods, by means of a lighter, or barge
- the charge for this
lighterage definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Transportation of goods on a lighter.
- The fee charged for lightering.