|packed full; pulled as tight as possible, close together (e.g. of nautical lines)||chockablock|
|# full hands||handsful|
|# of full teaspoons, amount sufficient to fill a teaspoon||teaspoonsful|
|(Astronomy) name of a constellation close to Canis Major and Canis Minor; (Archaic) unicorn, Unicorn constellation||Monoceros|
|(Biology) formation of the epithelium, formation of the layer of cells which lines bodily organs and surfaces||epithelization|
|(born Siddhartha Gautama) Nepali religious leader and the founder of Buddhism (c.563-c.483 BC); spiritual teacher; person who has reached full enlightenment||Buddha|
|(British) destroy, annihilate; strike suddenly, make a surprise assault, opening allowing drainage from building, opening for draining water from deck, opening for draining water from the deck of a ship (Nautical), sink ship, wreck or ruin something||scupper|
|(Computers) process through which curved lines appear to have a jagged edge due to low-end graphics capabilities; creation of a false frequency when sampling audio data (caused by a low sampling rate)||aliasing|
|(Graphics) most basic geometric shapes (lines, points, squares, and circles); simplest elements of a computer program (Programming); basic commands (in Machine Language)||primitives|
|(Informal) semitrailer, cargo trailer that is pulled by a trailer truck; tractor trailer, truck cab with an attached semitrailer; semifinal, next-to-last round in a competition; duplex house (British), pref. half; somewhat, partly, tractor-trailer||semi|
|(Internet, Computers) computer that handles telephone calls through the Internet (collects incoming calls and directs them out through ISDN lines)||aggregator|
|(Medicine) spasm of muscles to reduce motion or agitation of areas affected by injury or disease; (in Basketball) act of going after a rival around the court to prevent him from getting close to the basket while avoiding illegal contact||guarding|
|(Nautical) any of the two late watch periods on a ship (first from 4 to 6 p.m., the second from 6 to 8 p.m.); any night shift (Informal), watch period on ship||dogwatch|
|(Nautical) aweigh, not touching the bottom; in position||atrip|
|(Nautical) fasten with a rope, tie down with a rope; thread a rope through a block or pulley, Canadian town council president, district official, fasten something by reeving, female sandpiper, head of a city council, chief administrator of a town, repr...||reeve|
|(Nautical) forward edge of a sail; wide part near the bow of a boat, flap, front edge of sail, sail too close to wind, turn a ship toward the wind (Nautical)||luff|
|(Nautical) haul with a tackle (also spelled bowse), raise something||bouse|
|(Nautical) having a triangular sail (of a ship)||lateen|
|(Nautical) in a nautical manner, in a manner pertaining to seafaring (sailors, ships, and navigation)||nautically|
|(Nautical) protruding parts of the topmast, support for a mast and rigging||hounds|
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