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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FREIGHTAGE

Commercially, however, distance is mainly a matter of freightage.

Nor are the freightage and postage moneys the only sources of profit.

Such a freightage of joys he had never taken with him on his road to town.

Of what is lighter, especially if it be light as wind, how much easier the freightage!

In exchange for his goods he received furs; and the mules returned with their freightage of very rich treasure.

One man carries across it a freightage of ingots, another may fish there for herrings.

Now it is proposed to keep at home the profits and freightage of this costly and heavy material in house construction.

The large sail which had formed the tent cover was spread over the whole of the freightage and nailed down.

The high prices charged for trifles were eloquent of high freights and bewildering distances of freightage.

One Virginia firm received one hundred tons of freight a month, and paid $10,000 a month freightage.

WORD ORIGIN

1690s, a hybrid word, from freight + -age.

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