How to Pronounce docks?

Correct pronunciation for the word "docks" is [dˈɒks], [dˈɒks], [d_ˈɒ_k_s].

"Docks" in context

Docks are a place of huge importance and utility, on coasts and within many cities. They provide a safe harbor for boats and ships to dock, load and unload supplies, get repaired and refuel. They usually consist of an artificial or man made, wide structure such as a platform, built upon pilings, or in a shallow area of a harbor. The sheer convenience and security of having a dock makes them invaluable to those who earn their livelihood through seafaring or those who use boats for recreational activities.

The importance of docks to the economy cannot be overstated.

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