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fore-and-aft Explained

fore-and-aft at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

fore-and-aft
adj : parallel with the keel of a ship

fore-and-aft at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Alternative forms

* fore and aft

Adjective

Inter: head » en|adjective|head=fore-and-aft
  • Inter: nautical » of the orientation of the sails of a ship parallel with the keel, that is, going from bow to stern (as opposed to square-rigged).

    Derived terms

    * fore-and-aft sail

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » parallel with the keel, that is, going from bow to stern
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|по целия кораб
    • Finnish: viisto-


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|продольный, Inter: t+ » ru|осевой

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * square-rigged
    Category: Category:English merisms -
    Translation: et » fore-and-aft
    Translation: nl » fore-and-aft
    Translation: vi » fore-and-aft
    Translation: zh » fore-and-aft