To unload goods from an aircraft or ship.
ForestryTo remove the bark from a tree that has been felled.
EtymologySee Etymology section, list no.2.
Meaning notetransitive, forestry
To devocalize (a dog).
EtymologySee Etymology section, list no.3.
Noun Verb Adjective Adverb Other
From French débarquer, from de- (Old French des-) + barque (“bark, small ship”)
de- + bark (“covering of tree”)
de- + bark (“make the noise of a dog”)
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