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Berth

A place on a port or dock where a ship is tied when not in use. Large ports have different berths for different purposes. For example, a ship storing natural gas may dock at a berth away from other ships.
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More than two dozen members of ILWU Local 46 protested the lockout at Port Hueneme, where two ships were berthed and one was at anchor.
KARACHI, May 29, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Four ships carrying container, ethylene, furnace oil, palm oil were berthed at Port Qasim Container Terminal, Engro Vopak Terminal & FOTCO Oil Terminal, and Liquid Cargo Terminal respectively on Friday, May 27.
KARACHI, December 31, 2009 (Balochistan Times): Two ships carrying containers were berthed at Qasim International Container Terminal Wednesday.