Berth

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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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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.