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The British Mariner's Vocabulary: Or Universal Dictionary of Technical Terms ...
J. J. Moore
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anchor applied appointed arms attached beam block boat boom bottom cable called cannon capstern carry close command contain course deck direction distance edge employed extended extremities fall fastened fire fitted fixed fore formed frequently furnished guns hauled head heaving helm hence hoisted hold holes hook implies iron keel keep kind laid land latter length light lower manner mast means middle name given Navy nearly oars object occasion officer opposite particular passing person piece piece of timber planks port position prevent principal quarter reef rigging river rope round rowing sail secured serving sheets ship ship's shore shot shrouds side situation sometimes sort square standing stays stem stern strong surface tack tackle termed tide timber top-mast turn upper usually vessel weather whole wind wood yard