Embarkation vs Boarding - What's the difference?

embarkation | boarding |


As nouns the difference between embarkation and boarding

is that embarkation is the act of embarking while boarding is the act of people getting aboard a ship or aircraft; embarkation.

As a verb boarding is

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embarkation

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • The act of embarking.
  • The process of loading military personnel and vehicles etc into ships or aircraft.
  • boarding

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • the act of people getting aboard a ship or aircraft; embarkation
  • * 2000 , Peter Gregory Furth, Data Analysis for Bus Planning and Monitoring (page 24)
  • Load profiles are a standard analysis tool showing passenger activity (boardings , alightings) and passenger load at each stop along a route in a single direction.
  • the act of a sailor or boarding party attacking an enemy ship
  • a structure made of boards
  • riding a skateboard
  • (ice hockey) a penalty called for pushing into the boards
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