1. The act or process of shipping; as, he was engaged in the shipment of coal for London; an active shipment of wheat from the West.
2. That which is shipped.
The question is, whether the share of M. in the shipment is exempted from condemnation by reason of his neutral domicle. --Story.
n 1: goods carried by a large vehicle [syn: cargo, lading, freight,
load, loading, payload, consignment]
2: the act of sending off something [syn: dispatch, despatch]